Crash Course in Weeding Library Collections by Francisca Goldsmith

By Francisca Goldsmith

Weeding is a perennial problem for librarians. This publication might help you upward thrust to the duty through providing you simple directions, together with info on new codecs and electronic collections.

• Covers on-line assortment upkeep wishes on all fabric codecs (books, serials, recordings, realia) that require ongoing weeding

• issues to unfastened on-line assets and locations them in context

• Addresses weeding and actual emergencies, akin to fires, earthquakes, and plumbing failures

• Discusses weeding in aid of creating wayfinding and boosting circulation

• comprises worksheets that supply documentation to exploit as publications in coverage, method, and conversation planning

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