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East Campus Library Weeding Process: Sources

"What happened to that book that was never checked out?"

Books on Weeding

Articles on Weeding

Burgett, Shelley Wood. “A Comprehensive Weeding Project for a Community College Library Collection or Bye Bye Books.” Kentucky Libraries, vol. 70, no.4, Fall 2006, pp. 17-21. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, Accessed 19 Oct. 2012.   

Jacob, Merle. "Weeding the Fiction Collection: Or Should I Dump Peyton Place." Reference & User Services Quarterly, vol 40, no. 3, Spring 2001: pp. 234-239. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text,  Accessed 9 Nov. 2012.

Lee, Marta. “Weeding is Not Just for Gardeners: A Case Study on Weeding a Reference Collection.” Community & Junior College Libraries, vol. 15, no. 3, Jan. 2009, pp 129-135. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text,  doi: 10.1080/02763910902979460. Accessed 19 Oct. 2012.   

Moroni, Alene E. “Weeding in a Digital Age: Shelf Clutter Can Be a Problem for eBooks as Well.” Library Journal, vol. 137, no. 15, Sept. 2012, pp. 26-28. Library Information Science and Technology Full Text, Accessed 19 Oct. 2012.   

Rais, Shirley, et al. “Creating Core Title Lists for Print Subscriptions Retention and Storage/Weeding.” Serials Librarian, vol. 58, no. 1-4, Jan. 2010, pp. 244-249. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, doi: 10.1080/03615261003625984. Accessed 19 Oct. 2012.   

Singer, Carol A. “Weeding Gone Wild: Planning and Implementing a Review of the Reference Collection.” Reference & User Services Quarterly, vol. 47, no. 3, Mar. 2008, pp. 256-264. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, doi: 10.5860/rusq.47n3.256. Accessed 19 Oct. 2012.

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