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Library Collection Development Policy - Appendices

Appendix F: ERIC

Description:

Purpose:

To provide UNK faculty and students with access to documents released by the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) of the United State's Department of Education.

Adminstrator of the Collection:

The Curriculum Librarian, Calvin T. Ryan Library, Lower Level, (308) 865-8276

Estimate of Holdings:

129,312 documents.

State, Regional, and National Importance:

The collection serves as a resource for UNK faculty, students and members of the region.

Location of Materials:

Calvin T. Ryan Library Lower Lever in the Curriculum Meeting Room.

Acquisition:

Documents are no longer added to this collection as the agency producing them currently releases the documents in digital format and makes access freely available.

Removal:

The collection was weeded in 2010. At that time all of the items available digitally and freely on the Internet were removed. Additional documents will be removed as the right to digitize them is obtained and the digitized records released by ERIC.

Language:

English is the primary language of the collection. The most common other language is Spanish.

Chronological:

The collection includes documents from 1966 to 2004.

Place of Publication:

ERIC published the materials in the collection.