Weeding Fundamentals for Public Libraries
Weeding is the less glamorous side of collection management. It can be a tricky task. What goes? What stays? What if I need that some day? Yet, weeding is critically important for a vibrant, quality collection. This dose of simple, practical guidelines with specific criteria will inspire a fresh take on your collection.
In this interactive webinar program, Jill Burket Ragase will give you a variety of tools that you will be able to use to:
Maintain the quality and relevance of your collection through ongoing evaluation including use of the CREW method
Identify items for acquisition and deselection
Developing policies for the withdraw and disposal of materials