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The other side of the coin …

In the summer of 2011 we worked with Sustainable Collection Services (SCS) to develop criteria for the withdrawal candidates and compile lists of books that meet these criteria.  But we were also interested in identifying books that we should retain.  … Continue reading

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Why weed the collection?

(Revised from University Librarian blog post posted on Feb. 1, 2011) “Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone.”  ~Dennis Breeze Weeding.  It is not a fun subject, either for librarians or for faculty and students … Continue reading

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