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Catholic Library World (CLW)

clw_2010_06_coverCatholic Library World, ISSN 0008-820X, is the official journal of the Catholic Library Association. CLW is published quarterly in September, December, March and June.

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Parish Library Resource Guide An Annotated Bibliography

Book Cover Covers May 2013 1Parish Library Resource Guide:  An Annotated Bibliography For parish librarians. This publication lists almost 250 titles of items which would serve as a good foundation for church libraries of all sizes. Order Now.

Catholic Supplement to A Handbook for Church Librarians

pub_cathsuppThe Catholic Supplement to A Handbook for Church Librarians is a Catholic supplement to the second revised edition of the Handbook for Church Librarians published by the National Church Library Association. This CLA Supplement is an indispensible tool for Church librarians in Catholic parishes to help them make their collections more organized and accessible to their patrons. Order Now.

A Handbook for Church Librarians

2013_HandbookChurchLibA Handbook for Church Librarians.  Top librarians teamed to create this definitive reference guide for the church librarian.  Within this essential companion, core areas of church library ministry are explored.  Order Now.



Developing the Library Collection: A Workbook of Policies and Resources

pub_devlibcollDeveloping the Library Collection: A Workbook of Policies and Resources is intended to assist the reader with developing policies and forms as well as offering resources for collection development in any Catholic library. Included in the workbook are sample policies and forms and a bibliography of resources. Order Now.


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