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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

Abstract

Purpose

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.

Design/methodology/approach

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

Findings

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.

Originality/value

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

Keywords

Citation

Gyeszly, S. (2008), "Advanced Collection Development project in partnership with a vendor", Collection Building, Vol. 27 No. 2, pp. 56-62. https://doi.org/10.1108/01604950810870209

Publisher

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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