A Survey of Religious Book Publishing with Implications for Collection Development in Christian College Libraries
This paper was originally drafted in 1997 as a requirement of a course taken towards the author's MA in Information Science and Learning Technologies at the University of Missouri-Columbia. It appears here with minimal modification.
Discusses five sources of religious books. Profiles the religious book publishing industry. Describes a delicate balance between ministry and industry. Situates religious book publishing in its cultural context. Discusses implications for collection development in libraries at evangelical Christian colleges.
Gregory A. Smith. 2002. "A Survey of Religious Book Publishing with Implications for Collection Development in Christian College Libraries" The SelectedWorks of Gregory A. Smith
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