Collection Development

The Collection Development unit assesses and manages the University Libraries� collections. Liaison librarians, as part of the collection development team, work with university faculty to build and maintain a collection that supports student and faculty teaching, learning, and research. Collection Development unit responsibilities include:
  • Coordinating selection of books, journals, electronic resources, and media
  • Coordinating liaison librarian and Collection Development Committee activities
  • Providing and developing collection development tools
  • Evaluating and assessing the collections
  • Developing collection policies
  • Accepting and processing gifts
  • Compiling and reporting collections data for reviews and accreditations
  • Maintaining an online wishlist of items under consideration for purchase when funds become available
The Collection Development office is located in Room 200 on the Second Floor of 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