New Online: Comic Books Legal Defense Fund (CBLDF) Releases New Guide and Resrarch on Developing a Graphic Novel Collection
From a CBLDF Blog Post:
CBLDF is proud to release Comics — Start Here! This resource for librarians provides an introduction to developing a graphic novel collection, including brand new research on cataloging graphic novels undertaken by Staci Crouch, Hallie Clawson, and Allison Bailund at University of Washington iSchool, Comics — Start Here! will be available from CBLDF at ALA Annual in the Lion Forge booth #549.
Comics — Start Here! is also available as a free download here.
Comics Start Here utilizes data from a recent survey that CBLDF sponsored to create new shelving guidelines, that will help reduce confusion and streamline the organization process.
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.