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Advanced Collection Development project in partnership with a vendor

Suzanne Gyeszly (Texas A&M University at Qatar Library, Doha, Qatar)

Collection Building

ISSN: 0160-4953

Article publication date: 18 April 2008



The purpose of this article is to discuss a project to enhance Texas A&M University at Qatar Library's (TAMUQL's) engineering curriculum, graduate, and research programs with newly acquired monographs and maps.


The project was carried out with the partnership and cooperation of TAMUQL, YBP Library Services and TAMUL.


The project succeeded in meeting the objectives of the project, which included supporting the needs of freshmen to senior levels of the liberal arts curriculum as well as those of the faculty.


This paper adds to the growing documentation of the value of working partnerships between libraries and vendors.



Gyeszly, S. (2008), "Advanced Collection Development project in partnership with a vendor", Collection Building, Vol. 27 No. 2, pp. 56-62.



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