Managing library collections in an ongoing and ever-changing process. Between monitoring community interests, cataloging print and digital materials, weeding and preserving, the work of catalogers and technical service staff is never complete. This section will connect you with information about materials acquisition, cataloging, circulation, collection development and maintenance, processing and preservation, and digitization.
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News / Last Modified: 05 June 2015
The hobby board game market is booming. Everywhere news media outlets pronounce that board games are "making a comeback" or are "going through a golden age" or experiencing a "renaissance" or are "in full swing.&quo...
Document / Last Modified: 13 May 2015
Links to basic cataloging resources, discussions on cataloging, and the most recent developments.
Webinar / Last Modified: 16 December 2014
This webinar will explore how researchers, as well as libraries, museums and archives, interested in studying or using crowdsourcing techniques can seek funding for their ideas.
Webinar / Last Modified: 11 December 2014
This webinar will explore crowdsourcing techniques used increasingly by organizations and institutions seeking to gather vast amounts of new knowledge and participation from online contributors.
Something for Everyone: How Crowdsourcing Creates Community, Preserves Knowledge, and Promotes Discovery
News / Last Modified: 26 November 2014
The siren song of the Internet is difficult to ignore. Whether you consider yourself an active netizen or a casual visitor to the World Wide Web, you've likely observed that the amount of rich, educational resources is equaled, if not surpassed, by t...