Collections Under Review
Polk Library undergoes a continuous weeding of the collection. When we have identified books to withdraw we post those links here for faculty review.
Internal Medicine - Psychiatry (RC 435 - RC 473) proposed withdrawals from the library collection
Polk Library is in the process of updating our collection of medical and nursing books. As we add new materials we are evaluating our existing collection and identifying titles to withdraw from the collection. Our criteria for evaluating items includes age and use. Our intent is to have a current collection of materials for student learning and faculty research.
This list of proposed withdrawals in Psychiatry is here: RC435_474 (Excel File)
It contains 429 titles in the following sub-categories:
Psychiatry - Philosophy, Methodology (17)
Psychiatry - General Works (37)
Psychiatry - Psychiatric Nursing (7)
Psychiatry - By Region - United States (10)
Psychiatry - By Region - Non US (8)
Psychiatry - By Age Group, Profession, etc. (63)
Psychiatry - By Ethnic Group (11)
Psychiatry - General Works 1901- (76)
Psychiatry - Social Psychiatry, Community Psychiatry (65)
Psychiatry - Special Aspects of Mental Illness (37)
Psychiatry - Handbooks, Examinations, Outlines, Essays (20)
Psychiatry - Popular Works, Biographies (12)
Psychiatry - Clinical Cases (8)
Psychiatry - Clinical Psychology (30)
Psychiatry - Examination, Diagnosis (21)
If you are interested in any of these areas, we would like your feedback prior to withdrawing these titles. Please review the list and if there are any individual titles that you feel we should retain please let Ron Hardy (firstname.lastname@example.org) know by Tuesday February 19, 2013.