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Serials Assessment Comes of Age
Description of how priorities are assigned to journals based on use data accumulated in a serials decision database.
Data Driven Collection Assessment using a Serial Decision Database
Washington State University (WSU) Librarians expanded the concept of a comprehensive serials decision database (SDD) first proposed by Metz and Cosgriff in 2000. Information about subscribed and unsubscribed serials was ...
Library of Congress (LC) call number EXCEL sort macro Wizard
Library of Congress (LC) call numbers do not sort correctly on Microsoft EXCEL. This spreadsheet will help you clean up your LC call numbers and then sort them in shelf list order
Ebooks: Taking the next step
As reported in the SPEC Kit 313 "E-book Collections" from October 2009 survey of ARL libraries, enthusiasm for ebooks is tempered by frustrations with publisher policies, staff resistance to a changing model, and confusion ...
The Serials Decision Database as a Research Tool
A serials decision database (SDD) based on work by Metz and Cosgriff was created in 2007 and updated in 2008-2010 at Washington State University (WSU) Libraries. The SDD covers information on subscribed and unsubscribed ...
Living on the Bleeding Edge of Collection Development
The easy decisions have been made; the formats have been flipped when possible. Now what? This program will discuss using the serials decision database to guide collection managers through realignments, interacting with ...