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History and Philosophy Collection Development Policy

Department of History and Philosophy
Library Liaison: Nicole Wood
Faculty Representative: Dr. Mark Michael

Location of Collection: Woodward Library, Level 3

Overall Collecting Level: Present overall level D=basic level; Desired level is C=Study

Purpose and program description: Library collection supports courses for undergraduate majors and non-majors as part of the general education core requirements.

  • Accrediting body: N/A
  • Degrees offered: B.A.

Collection Development Plan

Targeted Areas: [Philsophy]: Islam, Ethics--applied, history, & theory; [History]: Middle Eastern, Asian, and American

General Collection Guidelines

Languages: English

Chronological Guidelines: 1900-

Dates of Publication: 2000 - present

Geographical Areas: World

Noted Publishers: American Philosophical Society; University of Georgia Press; Houghton Mifflin; and Pearson Allyn & Bacon

Review Sources: Books in Print

Material Formats Collected: monographs and videos

Material Formats Excluded: workbooks, textbooks, review copies, computer software, instructional software, books on CD or tape (library storage/operational constraints)

Other General Considerations: N/A

Statement of Collection Strengths and Weaknesses: N/A

LC Subject Subdivisions: Health (Medicine); Physical Education; sports medicine; public health

  • Medicine and the State (RA1-418.5)
  • Public Health, Hygiene preventive medicine (RA421-RA790)
  • Mental Health (RA790-790.85)
  • Medical geography (RA791-954)
  • Medical Center, Hospitals, Dispensaries, Clinics (RA960-999)
  • Forensic Medicine (RA1001-1171)
  • Toxicology (RA1190-1270)
  • Gerontology (RC952-954.3)
  • Sports medicine (RC1201-1238)
  • Long-term care (RC960-999)
  • Recreation Leadership (GV181.35-182.5)
  • Outdoor life. outdoor recreation. (GV191.2-200.6)
  • Physical education and training (GV210-555)
  • Sports (GV561-1198.955)
  • Physical geography [general] (GB3-398.7)
  • Dancing (GV1580-1799)

Related Subject Areas: allied health, biology; nursing

Impact of Local, Regional, or National Cooperative Programs: N/A

Other Considerations: N/A

Date Prepared: 9/2005; Last Updated: 8/2013