Monday, January 7, 2013

University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library: Sustainability Collection Development Policy Report



In May 2012, the Marriott Library received grant funding from the Chevron Corporation to conduct an  audit of the Library’s collection development policies as they relate to sustainability. Out of these monies the Marriott Library Sustainability Working Group (MLSWG) was formed to compile this report, which details the current status of the Marriott Library’s and the University of Utah’s sustainability  resources and programs.

Table of Contents

1. OVERVIEW
2. DEFINITION OF SUSTAINABILITY
3. SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAMS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
4. COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT FOR SUSTAINABILITY
5. MAJOR SCHOLARLY CONVERSATIONS ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY
6. ISSUES FOR LIBRARIANS
7. CONCLUSION, RECOMMENDATIONS, AND EXTENDED AREAS OF INQUIRY
8. REFERENCES
9. Appendix A: Environmental Psychology Case Study
10. Appendix B: Core Reading List for Sustainability
11. Appendix C: Scholarly Journals with “Sustainability” in
12. Appendix D:  Recommended Purchasing List

Source and Full Text Available At

[http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ir-eua/id/2620]

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