Collection management policy - section 2 - withdrawal of material

  • Stock is regularly reviewed to ensure that it is relevant, up-to-date and physically in good condition.

    Criteria for withdrawing materials from the collection include the following:

    • Period since last borrowed (normally if not borrowed for 7 years)
    • Relevance and currency of content
    • The physical condition is beyond repair
    • Whether later editions are held in the Library
    • Whether subject is still taught or likely to be taught at Oxford Brookes

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