This is an archived webinar. You will receive a magic link
to watch it via email the day before it is scheduled. But don't let this
fool you. The magic link allows you to view it at any time...day or
This particular online experience is a mere 60 minutes in
length. Easy to fit into your busy schedule.
cost you ask? No charge for SERLS members...a mere $15.00 for all
other libraries. Enjoy.
____________________________________________________________________________________ Competency: Collection Sub-Category: Develops Deselection is an integral part of In Weeding SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00
Development and Management
policies for weeding the collection, handling donations and gifts, and
disposing of obsolete materials
collection management, but often falls to the side in the busy world of planning
programs, serving patrons and day to day operations. Eliminating outdated,
worn, or trivial items can not only improve circulation, but maximize the
impact of your collection on the community.
this interactive webinar program, Jill Burket Ragase will give you a variety of
tools that you will be able to use to:
quality and relevance of your collection through ongoing evaluation
including use of the CREW method
for acquisition and deselection
policies for the withdraw and disposal of materials
is the less glamorous side of collection management. It can be a tricky task. What
goes? What stays? What if I need that some day? Yet, weeding is critically
important for a vibrant, quality collection. This dose of simple, practical
guidelines with specific criteria will inspire a fresh take on your collection.
Deselection is an integral part of
SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00
All Other Libraries: $15.00