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Collection Policy Bibliography

BOOKS | Articles | Conferences
Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress.
First Report, December 31, 1991. Washington, DC: U.S. G. P. O., 1992
Association of College and Research Libraries, American Library Association.

College Library Information Packet, CLIP Note #2-81, Collection Development Policies. Chicago : ALA, 1981.
Boccaccio, Mary and Carmichael, David.
Processing congressional collections. Techinical leaflet series, Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, no. 4. [s.l.] : the conference, 1989.
Bonk, Wallace John and Magrill, Rose Mary.
Building library collections. 5th ed. Metuchen, NJ : Scarecrow Press, 1979.
Conference on the research use and disposition of Senators' papers.

Proceeding: Washington, D. C. September 14-15, 1978. Edited under the direction of J. Stanley Kimmitt, Secretary of the Senate, and by Richard A. Baker, Senate Historian. [Washington : G.P.O., 1978].
Curley, Arthur and Broderick, Dorothy.

Building library collections. 6th ed. Metuchen, NJ : Scarecrow Press, 1985.
Davidson, Rogers H. and Sachs, Richard C., eds.

Understanding Congress : research perspectives. The papers and commentary from "Understanding Congress : A bicentennial research conference," February 9-10, 1989. Washington, DC : U.S. G. P. O., 1991.
Guide for written collection policy statements.

Subcommittee on Guidelines for Collection Development, Collection Management and Development Committee, Resources Section, Resources and Technical Services Division. Collection Management and Development Guides, No. 3. Chicago : American Library Association, 1989.
Guide to research collections of former members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1789-1987.

House Document No. 100-171. Washington, DC : Office for the Bicentennial of the United States House of Representatives, 1988.
Guide to research collections of former United States Senators, 1789-1982.

U. S. Sentate Biceentennial Publication #1 and Supplement II, October 1987. Washington, DC : Historical Office United States Senate, 1983 1987.
Hall, Blaine H.

Collections assessment manual for college and university libraries. Phoenix, AZ : Oryx Press, 1985.
Katz, William A.

Collection development : The selection of materials for libraries. New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1980.
Mackaman, Frank H., Project Director.

Congressional papers project report. Sponsored by The Dirksen Congressional Center and the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, July 15 to November 15, 1985. Washington,DC: National Historical Publications and Records Commission, 1986.
Mather, Mildred, Mayer, Dale C., and Miller, Dwight M, comp.

Historical materials in the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library. West Branch, IA: National Archives and Records Administration, 1990.
Miller, Cynthia Pease.

[Processing congressional papers]. Manuscript draft. Washington, DC: unpublished, 1994.
Minnesota Historical Society.

Report of congressional papers appraisal committee. [s.l.] : Division of Library & Archives, the Society, 1993.
Paul, Karen Dawley.

Records management handbook for United States Senators and their archival repositories. [Washington, DC : U.S. G.P.O.], 1992.
Presidential libraries manual.

Libraries 1401, April 15, 1985. Reprint ed. Washington, DC : National Archives and Records Administration, 1985, 1992.
Society of American Archivists.

Task Force on Congressional Documentation. The documentation of Congress : report of the Congressional Archivists Roundtable Task Force on Congressional Documentation. Karen Dawley Paul, Project Director. [Washington, D.C., U.S.G.P.O.], 1992.
Understanding Congress : a Bicentennial Research Conference (1989 : Washington, D.C.).
Understanding Congress : research perspectives. Washington : G.P.O., 1991.
Zakalik, Joanna M., ed.

Directory of Special Libraries and Information Centers. 17th ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1994.

Books | ARTICLES | Conferences

Aronsson, Patricia.
Appraisal of twentieth-century congressional collections in Archive Choices, Nancy E. Peace, ed. Lexington Books, 1984.
Association of College and Research Libraries.
Standards for College Libraries, 1986. College & Research Libraries News, 47:189-200, March, 1986.
Association of College and Research Libraries.
Standards for University Libraries : Evaluation of Performance. College Research & Libraries News, 50:679-691, September, 1989.
Baker, Richard A.
Managing congressional papers : a view of the senate. American Archivist. vol. 41, no. 3, July, 1978.
Benedict, Karen.
Invitation to a bonfire : reappraisal and deaccessioning of records as collection management tools in an archives - a reply to Leonard Rapport. American Archivist, vol. 47, no. 1, Winter, 1984, p 43+.
Collecting Policy.
Richard B. Russell Memorial Library, The University of Georgia Libraries. Athens, GA : the library,July, 1993.
Collection Development Program for Special Collections.
Clemson, SC : Clemson University Library, 1983.
Congressional Papers [Roundtable of SAA].
Newsletter. Edited by the University of Washington Libraries Manuscripts and University Archives Division Congressional Papers Project. Photocopied issues, 1984-1988.
DeGolyer Library, Fikes Hall of Special Collections, Southern Methodist University.
Collection development policy. Dallas : the Library, 1985.
Five-foot shelf of congresssional reference.
[bibliography] Original source unknown. Reprinted in Congressional Papers Roundtable Newsletter, Nov., 1988. This is in the process of being updated by Cynthia Pease Miller of the House Historian's office. A copy of the update was sent to the BCPM by Herbert J. Hartsook, chairperson of the SAA Congressional Roundtable.
Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Hill Memorial Library.
Collection development policy statement, Working Draft, 1988-1989. Baton Rouge : the Library, 1988.
Lucas, Lydia.
Managing congressional papers : a repository view. American Archivist. vol. 41, no. 3, July, 1978.
Mackaman, Frank H.
Managing case files in congressional collections: the hazards of prophecy. Midwestern Archivist. vol. IV, no. 2, 1979.
McKay, Eleanor.
Random sampling techniques : a method of reducing large, homogeneous series in congressional papers. American Archivist. vol. 41, no. 3, July, 1978.
Phillips, Faye.
Congressional Papers : collection development policies. Draft. Baton Rouge, LA : the author, 1994
Developing collecting policies for manuscript collections. American Archivist, vol. 47, No. 1, Winter, 1984, p. 30-41.
Special Collections Division, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.
Collection development policy. Arlington : the Library, 1990.
Standards for congressional collections.
[NHPRC publication?]. Reprinted in Congressional Papers Roundtable Newsletter, Nov., 1986.

Books | Articles | CONFERENCES
Society of American Archivists.

The Acquisition, processing, and the reference of legislative collections . Indianapolis, IN : September 5-6, 1994.
Conference on the Research Use and Disposition of Senators' Papers : Proceedings.

Washington, DC: [G.P.O.], 1978.
Lagana, Gretchen L.

Beyond the book : collection development and the special collection librarian in Energies for Transition: Proceedings of the 4th National Conference, Association of College and Research Librarians. Baltimore : the Association, 1986.