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Name: Daniel L. Shouse
Department: Collection Development
Title: Collection Development Librarian
Location: Joyner Library, Room 1303
Phone: (252) 328-2270

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Description of Duties

As a Collection Development Librarian, I:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

  • Analyze use of library collections and assist with collection management projects

  • Assess the collection supporting my subjects

  • Make preservation, gift, and de-selection decisions

  • Managing the general print collection and working with cataloging to maintain the best access to the collection

  • Recommend journal subscriptions and cancellations, online journal backfiles, microform materials, databases, datasets, and other resources.

  • Review and adjust approval plan profiles for my subject area

  • Select print and electronic books

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues throughout Academic Library Services

I work with the following departments and programs:

  • Business
  • Child Development & Family Relations (CDFR)
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Hospitality Management
  • Interior Design / Merchandising
  • Library Science
  • Math
  • Psychology
  • Social Work