The library recently concluded it’s pilot in User-Driven Acquisition.
This past year the entire 2,000+ collection of digital reference books was available to the SPS community.
Now, at the end of the academic year, the library has purchased those 20 titles most consulted by SPS researchers (you!). 🙂
What were they?
Cold War Reference Library
Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library
Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health 3
Garbage and Recycling (Greenhaven Press)
Global Events: Milestone Events Throughout History
Global Viewpoints: The War in Iraq
Greek and Roman Mythology
Greenhaven Encyclopedias of: Ancient Greece
Greenhaven Encyclopedias of: Terrorism
Human Trafficking (Greenhaven)
Literature and Its Times, vol. 1-7
Nutrition and Health: Genetically Modified Foods
Oceans (Greenhaven Press)
Online Social Networks
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, 2nd ed.
Teen Rights and Freedoms: Discipline and Punishment
World War II Reference Library
I was happy to see science, hum., history, health and languages all represented. What do you think?