This practical text provides all the information and direction beginning school librarians need to develop and manage multi-format collections.
· Additional readings of current articles and helpful websites at the end of each chapter
· An appendix containing a comprehensive listing of annotated resources
· Sample forms for collection development policies and procedures
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New web 2.0 tools, Delicious for bookmarking, Twitter for research, and virtual libraries have drastically changed the use of a collection on shelves. Today's school library collections reach far beyond the walls of the physical school facility. The challenge facing school librarians today is knowing how to select and maintain print formats as well as the plethora of electronic formats that patrons expect and demand.About the Author:
Kay Bishop, PhD, was associate professor at University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, where she taught courses in school librarianship and youth services.
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