Federal Depository Library Manual & Supplements
Contains the Federal Depository Library Manual, its Supplements, and updates from 1999 through 2008.
Chapter 1 (Revised 1998)hot! 02/17/2010
Revision of Chapter 1 of the 1993 edition of the Federal Depository Library Manual.
Previously a requirement of libraries in the former library assessment program. It has been replaced by the self-study tutorial.
Originally part of Appendix C, which was entitled Guidelines for the Depository Library Program (revised 1987 and slightly revised 1993), with the Minimum Standards for the Depository Library Program (1976) and Basic Collection.
Supplement: Collection Development Guidelines for Selective Depository Libraries (September 1994)hot! 02/17/2010
Guidelines for depository collection development policies.
Appendix A: Collectionhot! 02/17/2010
Originally published with the 1993 Federal Depository Library Manual.
Second edition of the Federal Depository Library Manual.
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