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About the Collection Development Unit

The Collection Development Unit is a unit in the Resources and Collection Management Services Division. The Unit builds, manages and assesses University Libraries' collections in conjunction with the faculties in support of research and teaching needs. Contact with the academic departments is maintained through its library liaisons. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating selection of books, journals, electronic resources, and media
  • Coordinating library liaison and Collection Development Committee activities
  • Providing and developing collection development tools
  • Evaluating and assessing the collections
  • Developing collection policies
  • Compiling and reporting collections data for reviews and accreditations
  • Staff

  • Collection Development Librarian
  • Collection Development Committee
  • Library Liaisons
  • The Collection Development office is located on the Garden Level of the Moody Library.


    Contact us:
    Ramona McKeown
    Collection Development Librarian
    Email: Ramona_McKeown@baylor.edu
    Phone: 254.710.6399
    Fax: 254.710.3116
    Mailing Address: Moody Memorial Library, One Bear Place #97148, Waco, TX 76798-7148