The Ohio State University Libraries. “A Framework for the Engaged Librarians: Building on Our Strengths.” http://cgs.illinois.edu/files/2016/05/Engaged_Librarian_FrameworkPDF.pdf
Session 2: No background readings required.
Carter, Lisa R. and Beth M. Whittaker. “Area Studies and Special Collections: Shared Challenges, Shared Strength.” portal: Libraries and the Academy, v. 15, no. 2 (April 2015): 353-373. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/578273
Mengel, Liz. “The Confluence of Collections at John Hopkins’s Sheridan Library.” Research Library Issues: a Report from ARL, CNI, and SPARC, no. 283 (2013): 26-30. http://publications.arl.org/rli283/.
Association of College & Research Libraries. “ACRL/RBMS Guidelines on the Selection and Transfer of Materials from General Collections to Special Collections, 4th ed.” http://www.ala.org/acrl/standards/selctransfer
Daniel Dollar, Gregory Eow, Julie Linden, and Melissa Grafe, “Distinctive Collections: The Space Between “General” and “Special” Collections and Implications for Collection Development” Proceedings of the Charleston Library Conference. (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.5703/1288284315094
Schonfeld, Roger C. “Organizing the Work of the Research Library,” Ithaka S+R. (2016). http://dx.doi.org/10.18665/sr.283717