Augment an existing library collection based on user needs, the context of use, and identified gaps in the current collection (e.g. topical, format, etc.) and provide a budget and budget justification for these recommendations
Assess library collections using a variety of collection- and user-centred techniques
Analyze options and apply criteria to the acquisition, selection, de-selection, and maintenance of print, special format, and electronic collections
Lecture = Report Writing as part of Organizational Planning Note: As part of the pedagogies Constructivism and Emergent Design, the lecture on Needs Assessment has been moved to Unit 4 to maximize student learning. The due date for the Needs Assessment Plan will be adjusted as a result and in partnership with the class.