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Author Kimmel, Sue Crownfield, author

Title Developing collections to empower learners / written by Sue C. Kimmel
Published Chicago, Illinois : American Association of School Librarians a division of the American Library Association, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 126 pages) : illustrations
Summary Developing Collections to Empower Learners examines collection development in the context of today's shifts toward digital resources while emphasizing the foundational beliefs of the school library profession. Writer Sue Kimmel includes practical advice about needs assessment, planning, selection, acquisitions, evaluation, and continuous improvement for collections to support 21st-century standards. Questions are raised about shifting roles of the school librarian and the place of the school library. What should school libraries collect and how can we support the creation and dissemination of
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-99) and index
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Subject Libraries and schools.
School libraries -- Collection development.
Students -- Information services.
Form Electronic book
Author American Association of School Librarians, publisher
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