CODES Collection Development Planning & Assessment Committee

Charge

To identify, develop, evaluate, and disseminate information and resources relevant for all library collections; to educate librarians about collection development policies and assessment techniques through publications, programs, discussion groups, and other methods; to encourage librarians to establish collection development policies, guidelines, and techniques to evaluate their libraries' collections; and to promote research on methodologies, techniques, instruments, and best practices related to policy development and collection assessment.

Roster

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Composition

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Origin

See Committee Charge.

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Staff Liaison

Andrea Hill
Web Services Mgr.
312.280.4397
ahill@ala.org