LIS 615

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Library & Information Science Program/ Information & Computer Sciences Dept.

LIS 615: Collection Management
Andrew B. Wertheimer, Ph.D.
TUESDAYS: 1:00 - 3.40 PM in Bilger 319

Spring 2008 Course Homepage



Students should purchase one of the following:

a) Students in the school library media center track should get: Kay Bishop, The Collection Program in Schools: Concepts, Practices, and Information Sources. 4th ed. (Greenwood, CO:  Libraries Unlimited, 2007) (269 pp.). Paperback ISBN-13: 978-1-59158-360-8.

b) All other students should purchase: Edward G. Evans, Developing Library and Information Center Collections. 5th ed.  (Englewood, CO:  Libraries Unlimited, 2005) (472 pp.). Paperback ISBN 1-59158-219-9. Please get this new edition. Both texts are at the University Bookstore.

Both are available at the University Bookstore.

Guest Speakers & Field Trip:

Selected Additional Links:
• Reading: Evans Text Supplement 4th ed 5th ed.
Sample 615 Papers
Writing Handbook
The Holoholo Review (new site on WetPaint)
• Dianne McAfee Hopkins, "School Library Media Centers and Intellectual Freedom" (ALA IF Manual 5th ed.)
ALA, Office for Intellectual Freedom
ALA, Intellectual Freedom Round Table
ALA, Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
ALA, Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange (EMIERT)
•Hawaii, DOE, School Library Services
•HSPLS Collection Development Policy
•University of Hawaii at Manoa, "Library Collection Policy Statements"
Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
2004 LIS 615 Course Homepage
2005 LIS 615 Course Homepage
2006 LIS 615 Course Homepage
2007 LIS 615 Course Homepage

>>> Last updated: 6 May 2008.