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ALA Discussion group: Evaluating & Weeding Books in the Sciences
Ronke Lawal, Virginia Commonwealth University
She discussed how they struggled with space concerns and how LibQual survey results were used to help drive the decisions about the weeding process.
Michelle Leonard & Steve Carrico, University of Florida
They shared how they used data mining and visualization techniques to analyze the science collection for evaluation and weeding purposes.
Kevin Messner, Miami University
He discussed the role of consortiums in their decision processes and the development and implement of a “zero-growth” policy for their collection.
Mary Abdoney, Washington and Lee University (prezi)
She outlined the role of, and the library’s interactions with, faculty in the course of evaluating the library’s collection.
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