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The Mechanics of Book Selection

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Title: The Mechanics of Book Selection
Author(s): Chitwood, Jack
Subject(s): Book selection Acquisitions (Libraries)
Abstract: There is not a large mass of literature dealing with the mechanics of book selection. Most references to this or related topics are concerned either with the broader aspects of policy, with the "why" of selection, or with order procedures. It is possible sometimes to ferret pertinent information from these materials; on the other hand, it is obvious that many book selection policies are predominantly concerned with the mechanics of selection rather than with policy.
Issue Date: 1963
Publisher: Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Citation Info: Chitwood, J. (1963) The Mechanics of Book Selection. In Goldhor, Herbert (ed) Selection and Acquisition Procedures in Medium-Sized and Large Libraries (Papers presented at an Allerton Park Institute held November 11-14, 1962): 10-25.
Genre: Conference Paper / Presentation
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/472
ISBN: 0-87845-004-1
ISSN: 0536-4604
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Date Available in IDEALS: 2007-04-03
 

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