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  • Atkinson, Ross. "The Language of the Levels: Reflections on the Communication of Collection Development Policy." College and Research Libraries 47 (1986): 140-148.

  • Branin , Joseph J. "Information Policies of Collection Development Librarians." Collection Building 9(1988): 19-23.

  • Bryant, Bonita, ed. Guide for Written Collection Policy Statements. Chicago: ALA , 1989.

  • Budd, John M. "The Utility of a Recommended List: An Examination of Books for College Libraries, 3rd Ed." The Journal of Academic Librarianship 17 (1991): 140-144.

  • Buzzard, Marion L. "Writing a Collection Development Policy for an Academic Library."   Collection Management 2 (1978): 317-328.

  • Collection Management and Development Committee. Resources and Technical Services Division. American Library Association. Guide for Writing a Bibliographer's Manual. Chicago: ALA , 1987.

  • Dienes, Frances. "Collection Development Policies - Are They a Good Thing or a Necessary Evil?" New Zealand Libraries 46 (1989): 5-12.

  • Ferguson, Anthony W. & Larsen, A. Dean. Brigham Young University Library Collection Development Policy Statement. Utah: Brigham Young University, 1985.

  • Focier, Peggy. "Building Collections Together: The Pacific Northwest conspectus." Library Journal 113 (1988): 43-45.

  • Futas, Elizabeth, ed. Library Acquisitions Policies and Procedures. Phoenix: Oryx, 1984.

  • Henderson, William Abbot & McAbee, Sonja L. Houston Cole Library Collection Management and Development Policy. Jacksonville, AL: Jacksonville State University, 1991.

  • Lockett, Barbara, ed. Guide to the Evaluation of Library Collections. Chicago: ALA, 1989.

  • Medina, Sue. Network of Alabama Academic Libraries Collection Assessment Manual.   Montgomery, AL: NAAL, 1987.

  • Oberg, Larry R. "Evaluating the Conspectus Approach for Smaller Library Collections."   College and Research Libraries 49(1988): 187-196.

  • Palais, Elliot. "Use of Course Analysis in Compiling a Collection Development Policy Statement for a University Library." The Journal of Academic Librarianship 13 (1987):      8-13.

  • Paskoff, Beth M. "A Tool for Comparative Collection Analysis: Conducting a Shelflist Sample To construct a Collection Profile." Library Resources and Technical Services                    34(1990): 199-215.

  • Perkins, David L. 'Writing the Collection Development Manual." Collection Management 4 (1982): 37-47.

  • Reed-Scott, Jutta. Manual for the North American Inventory of Research Library Collections. Rev. ed. Washington, D.C.: Association of Research Libraries, Office of Management Studies, 1988.

  • Slote, Stanley J. Weeding Library Collections. 3rd. ed. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1989.

  • Taborsky, Theresa & Lenkowski, Patricia. Collection Development Policies for College Libraries. Chicago: ALA , 1989.

  • Tjarks, Larry. "Evaluating Literature Collections." RQ 12(1972): 183-185.

  • University of Texas at Austin. General Libraries. Collection Development Policy. 2nd ed.   Austin: General Libraries, 1981.

  • Wortman, William A. Collection Management: Background and Principles. Chicago: ALA, 1989.
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