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  1. 1. Collection Development &Electronic Resources <br />IRC Santo Domingo<br />Irene Gonzalez <br />IRC Santo Domingo<br />IRC Workshop – Quito. June 7-11, 2010<br />
  2. 2. IRC Santo Domingo Collection<br />Library collection <br />1,500 + titles<br />Electronic collection<br />229 e-books<br />8 databases<br />E-libros<br />E-brary<br />Ocenet – Adm de empresas<br />Ocenet – Escolar<br />Ocenet – Medicina y Salud<br />Ebsco Host – Fte. Academica<br />Encyclopedia Britanica<br />Gale Virtual Reference Library<br />
  3. 3. Collection’s Inventory <br />CIRCULATION<br />REFERENCE<br />
  4. 4. IRC CollectionUse of resources by patrons<br />October 2009 – Results of Needs Assessment <br />
  5. 5. Electronic Collection<br />229 titles<br />English - 185<br />Spanish – 44<br />Vendor sends list of new titles when available<br />Vendor sends monthly statistics<br />
  6. 6. Electronic ResourcesSelection Criteria <br />MSP<br />Users interest<br />Circulation in the collection<br />Language<br />
  7. 7. Upcoming IRC Project<br />Books on wheels<br />Purchase two copies of a core collection of youth literature <br />At least 50 titles, in Spanish<br />Set up an inter-library loan program with public schools<br />Lend the full collection for 2 or 3 months <br />Kids to be allowed to take the books home <br />Picture source:<br />
  8. 8. Thank You!<br />