Collection Management Resources

Managing Microforms in the Digital Age 2013
Provides librarians and information management specialists with some basic information about managing microform collections. Addresses trends in bibliographic control, storage environments, current vendors and resources, and microform terminology.

Guide to Physics Resources 2013
Series #5; 112p. ©2013, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8389-8620-2, $28.50; PDF e-book, ISBN: 978-0-8389-9586-0, $13.50

Syllabus for Serials Collection Management and Acquisitions 2012
Presents current aspects of selection, funding, and acquisitions, specific to serial publications, regardless of format (print or e-resources).

Sudden Selector's Guide to Biology Resources 2012
 Series #4; 102p. ©2012, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8389-8600-4, $28.50; PDF e-book, ISBN: 978-0-8389-9592-1, $13.50

Sudden Selector's Guide to Chemisty Resources 2012
 Series #3; 112p. ©2012, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8389-8591-5, $28.50; PDF e-book, ISBN: 978-0-8389-9591-4, $13.50

Collection Assessment Resources 2011
Bibliography of resources for collection assessment.

Collection Connection: The Library Collection Management Blog 2011
Collection Connection presents new ideas about library collections and provides a forum to discuss changes in the practice of collection management and development.

Sudden Selectors Guides 2009
Guides for selecting materials in new areas.

Moderately Risky Business: Challenging Librarians to Assume More Risk 2009
Librarians deal with risk every day in all parts of the profession. Creating opportunity from risk requires a new perspective.

Collection Development Guides 2009
Series of guides on the topics of developing and managing all kinds of library collections. The guides originate in the Publications Committee of the Collection Management and Development Section.

Sudden Selector's Guide to Communication Studies Resources 2008
 Series #2; 88p. ©2008, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8389-8497-0, $28.50; PDF e-book, ISBN: 978-0-8389-9590-7, $13.50

Spotlight on CMDS 2007
The Collection Management and Development Section (CMDS) supports librarians with collection development and management responsibilities regardless of job title or type of library. See the CMDS web pages for a list of committees and leaders. During the past year CMDS members sponsored publications; presented a well-attended program and co-sponsored a preconference at Annual Conference; led numerous discussion groups and an ALCTS Forum at Midwinter Conference; and developed web-based course materials for continuing education.

Sudden Selectors Guide to Business Resources 2007
 Series #1; 88p. ©2012, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8389-8414-7, $28.50; PDF e-book, Item no.: 5212_0703, $13.50

Guide to Collection Development and Management: Administration, Organization, and Staffing 2002
Collection Management & Development Series #10; $12.50, 32p. (2002) Scarecrow Press, Inc., ISBN: 0-8108-4130-4

Marketing to Libraries for the New Millennium 2002
$37.95, 216p. (2002) Scarecrow Press, Inc., ISBN: 0-8108-4271-8

Guide to Review of Library Collections: Preservation, Storage, and Withdrawal, 2d ed 2002
Collection Management & Development Series #12; $19.95, 60p. (2002) Scarecrow Press, Inc., ISBN: 0-8108-4510-5

Guide to Management of the Information Resources Budget 2001
Collection Management & Development Series #9; $12.50, 32p. (2001) Scarecrow Press, Inc., ISBN: 0-8108-4132-0

Guide to Library User Needs Assessment 2001
Collection Management & Development Series #11; $17.50, 72p. (2001) ScarecrowPress, Inc., ISBN: 0-8108-4131-2