Browse by Subject "Collection development"

  • Dilevko, Juris (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2008)
    The work of James P. Danky, longtime librarian at the Wisconsin Historical Society, is situated within the intellectual context of collection- development practices. Danky’s belief in the value of alternative periodicals ...

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  • Harrington, Janice N. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993)
    In the 1990s, libraries are beginning to face the new demands of demographic and technological change. In this evolving context, a discussion of book reviewing and collection development can begin by examining the ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Knutson, Ellen M.; Twidale, Michael B.; Zavalina, Oksana L. (Information Today, 2006-11-06)
    As part of a federation project providing integrated access to over 170 digital collections, we are studying how collections can best be represented to meet the needs of service providers and diverse user communities. This ...

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  • Jones, David E. (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013)
    The accumulation of large collections by members of the American Association of Research Libraries is seen by them as fundamental to their research support role. This article outlines collection development and management ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (2010-03-08)
    Presented to Reference Services in the Sciences class at UIUC GLSIS as part of a panel on collection development in science libraries.

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  • Burkett, Randall K. (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2008)
    This essay examines the seminal reference tool, African-American Newspapers and Periodicals: A National Bibliography (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998), edited by James P. Danky. It provides background on the ...

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  • Wiegand, Wayne A., 1946- (editor); Pawley, Christine (editor) (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2008)
    Any collection of information materials preserved through the generations will inevitably influence how we interpret the past. Conversely, the absence of information material silences historical voices, which are then lost ...

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  • Mason, Kären M.; Zanish-Belcher, Tanya (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    This article examines archival collecting, taking as case studies two women’s archives. Drawing on their experiences building the collections of the Archives of Women in Science and Engineering (Iowa State University) ...

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  • Ingold, Cindy (2006-05-20)

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  • Schomberg, Janie (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1993)
    How many times might you peer into a school library media center in a school building in the United States and see this picture? A school library media specialist sits at a library table in a darkened building late in ...

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