ALSC Children’s Collection Management Discussion Group Annual Conference 2015 Agenda Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015 Time: 1:00-2:00 pm Location: Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Golden Gate 3 Introductions and the background of the group Evaluation of listserv and meetings Suggestions for future Featured Topics/Speakers Open discussion of collection management issues o Weeding thresholds and guidelines, replacements o Floating collections – How do you select for the system? How do you keep your materials balanced? o CollectionHQ – Is anyone using it to aid selection? o Series collections – Tools for keeping series holes filled? Evaluation of new series, particularly when budgets are tight? o Reader’s Advisory Tools – Is this tied into selection or handled by other staff? o Children’s music CDs – Are these collections circulating? o Other topics or questions? Seeking new co-conveners!