Annual Conference Session
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALCTS, ALCTS_PARS
Meeting Type: Discussion Group,Interest Group
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
Libraries are engaged in diverse collection assessment exercises and consider physical library collection space based on different needs. Some decisions are well planned, while other decisions made in response to unexpected circumstances. The ALCTS CMS Collection Evaluation & Assessment Interest Group and the ALCTS PARS Book and Paper Interest Group will hold a joint meeting at the 2018 ALA Annual Meeting that demonstrates how collection assessment decisions are made reflecting library preservation goals and priorities.