Robinson, Carla (2011) Creating a collection development model for a marine science library. Fort Pierce, FL, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University, 10pp.
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The purpose of this article is to update and build on the approximate 10,000 item collection of the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Library. This article will present a history of Harbor Branch and its library, and a literature review, outlining the collection development methods of other marine science libraries and academic libraries. The article will relate brief histories of three marine science libraries. A comparative table is constructed to compare Harbor Branch Library with three marine science libraries. The methodology, or how the table was created, is explained. The comparative table will be shown and analyzed, and the results of the table discussed. Finally, some recommendations for improvement of the Harbor Branch Library will be presented.
|Item Type:||Monograph or Serial Issue|
|Title:||Creating a collection development model for a marine science library|
|Number of Pages:||10|
|Publisher:||Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University|
|Place of Publication:||Fort Pierce, FL|
|Depositing User:||Ms. Carla Robinson|
|Date Deposited:||01 May 2012 13:08|
|Last Modified:||28 Apr 2015 20:48|
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