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IU South Bend Alert:St. Joe County:SEEK SHELTER NOW. Tornado Warning issued July 15 at 11:10PM EDT until July 16 at 12:00AM EDT by NWS Northern Indiana

July 15, 2024, 11:12 PM EST

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris.

Indiana University South Bend Libraries Collection Development Policy

Collecting Practices and Selection Criteria

The Libraries’ collecting practices reflect the need to be flexible and responsive to campus and curricular needs while taking into account changes in the research trends, financial support, library operations, technology, and the publishing industry. These practices, which will be periodically reviewed, also ensure that consistency and judicious decision-making among those who have responsibility for developing collections and to provide a tool for evaluating and improving collections in all subject areas.

Subject specific collection policies guide the development of collections to support the curriculum.

Last reviewed: 05/2020