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Collection and Selection

Materials Selection The cornerstone of library service is the book collection. Providing a vital book collection—one which has meaning for the public served—requires continuous attention; it means retaining the best of the old and selecting the best of the new. Obsolete titles must be withdrawn; worn books must be replaced; materials to meet special needs […]

Donations and Gifts

Donations Donated items will be accepted by the Miami Public Library with the understanding that they may or may not be added to the collection. Items added to the collection must meet the library’s Materials Selection Policy. Donated books and equipment become library property and are subject to library policy. Items which are not placed […]