Michelle M. Martínez, Assistant Professor & Reference Librarian at Sam Houston State University, is researching collection development policies and would appreciate a response to the short survey below. She is finding that the majority of academic libraries are very broad in their collection development scope, and while that’s quite useful for purchasing power, it may backfire when it comes to needing to justify a purchase to an irate or offended library-user http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=2vAwAEenLWn3N5_2bLRmHi_2fw_3d_3d