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Guides To Collection Development For Children And Young Adults

Author : John Thomas Gillespie
ISBN : 1563085321
Genre : Education
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Offers 600 entries for bibliographies

Developing Library Collections For Today S Young Adults

Author : Amy S. Pattee
ISBN : 9780810887350
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Developing Library Collections for Today’s Young Adults is a definitive guide to selecting and building 21st century library collections from print books to electronic material—including ebooks, databases, websites and games—and audio-visual material—including audiobooks and DVDs.

Guides To Library Collection Development

Author : John Thomas Gillespie
ISBN : UOM:39015032597026
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Designed to enhance collection development in school, public, and college libraries, this work annotates 1,671 significant bibliographies that were published between 1985 and late 1993, with some earlier but still useful publications included as well. Entries are divided into three major categories

Information Power

Author : American Association of School Librarians
ISBN : 0838934706
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This joint publication of the Association of School Librarians and the Association for Educational Communication and Technology is the newest approach in the series of national standards and guidelines that began with the 1920 "Certain" report. The document provides a foundation for professional practice built on information literacy standards. Subsequent chapters deal with techniques and practices support program development, which enhances learning and teaching. Appendices include policy statements and a discussion of student performance assessment. While the document is intended to focus on student learning as the major goal of 21st century school library programs, it also acts as an informative guide for contemporary practices in school libraries. This should be in every library and in every administrator's office..

School Library Collection Development

Author : Claire Gatrell Stephens
ISBN : 9781598849431
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This practical manual demystifies the process of creating and maintaining a quality school library collection—an invaluable resource for anyone working in a library media center.

Young Adult Literature In Action

Author : Rosemary Chance
ISBN : 1610692446
Genre : LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
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This comprehensive overview helps students and librarians better understand young adult literature, build and manage collections, and use it to support curricula and programming.

Rainbow Family Collections

Author : Jamie Campbell Naidoo
ISBN : 9781598849608
Genre : Education
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"This book examines and suggests picture books and chapter books presenting LGBTQ content to children under the age of 12--it's one of the only available resources to provide this important information"--

Library Collection Development For Professional Programs Trends And Best Practices

Author : Holder, Sara
ISBN : 9781466618985
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Collection development, the process used by librarians to choose items for a particular library or section of a library, can be time-consuming and difficult due to the many factors that must be taken into consideration. Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices addresses the challenging task of collection development in modern academic libraries, which is largely learned on the job. This publication contains practical advice and innovative strategies essential for current collection development librarians and future librarians seeking guidance in this complex position.

Best Stem Resources For Nextgen Scientists The Essential Selection And User S Guide

Author : Jennifer L. Hopwood
ISBN : 9781610697224
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Intended to support the national initiative to strengthen learning in areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, this book helps librarians who work with youth in school and public libraries to build better collections and more effectively use these collections through readers' advisory and programming. • Introduces more than 500 STEM resource suggestions for toddlers to young adults • Highlights more than 25 detailed library program or activity suggestions to be paired with STEM book titles • Provides resource suggestions for professional development • Contains bonus sections on STEM-related graphic novels, apps, and other media

Weeding Library Collections

Author : Stanley J. Slote
ISBN : 1563085119
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Slote shows you how to identify the core collections versus the weedable items. After reviewing current weeding practices and standards, he discusses a variety of traditional and computer-assisted methods for weeding. Based on the author's ongoing research, field observations, and interviews with library professionals, this edition thoroughly updates the previous one and simplifies the process of weeding. Slote shows librarians how to identify the core collections versus the weedable items. After reviewing current weeding practices and standards, he discusses a variety of traditional and computer-assisted methods for weeding. His approach is based on the new understanding of the relationship between in-library use and circulation use. A section dealing with reference (noncirculating) collections has been added, and the chapter on computer-assisted weeding has been completely rewritten to help librarians streamline the weeding process. All forms have been redesigned.

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