Women"s studies collection development policies

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Publisher: Women"s Studies Section, Association of College and Research Libraries in Chicago, IL

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Edition Notes

Statementof the Collection Development and Bibliography Committee.
ContributionsPritchard, Sarah M., Association of College and Research Libraries. Women"s Studies Section.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21324824M
ISBN 100838975968

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Women's studies collection development policies. Chicago, IL: Women's Studies Section, Association of College and Research Libraries, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Association of College and Research Libraries. Collection Development and Bibliography Committee.

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General policies and principles for the Library's collections are stated in the General Collection Development Policy. Purpose of the Collection The feminist studies collection primarily supports research and instructional activities within the Department of Feminist Studies.

Attention is also given to the research and instructional activities of affiliated departments, programs and faculty. Created by Vianne Tang Sha, Automation and Bibliographic Management Librarian, University of Missouri-Columbia, School of Law Library, this site includes a section with links to online collection development policies and procedures from a number of libraries, as well as sections on software; library journals related to acquisitions and serials; serial vendors; email lists and newsgroups; review sources for books.

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