20 October 2011

Book Launch Day#7 - Who Put That On The Shelf? Street Lit Collection Development

CHAPTER SEVEN: "It must be noted that contemporary street lit has a strong entrepreneurial bent that the library world must respect. Patrons will often come into the library suggesting or asking for titles that they saw on street-vendor tables outside the library's doors. It is important that librarians take an engaged approach to locating relevant titles that may not be readily available via traditional library book vendors." - Readers Advisory Guide to Street Literature

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