Collection development and management in the art library of the Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen

Lampens, Dieter; De Pourcq, Ingrid; Rogiest, Peter
July 2008
Art Libraries Journal;Jul2008, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p12
Academic Journal
The article reports on the collection policy and management in the art library of Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp in Antwerp, Belgium. It mentions the vital things for an art library such as specialisation and cooperation with other organisations in the same discipline. Moreover, the authors discuss the different collection of the library museum, its goal, and the collection evaluation. A brief introduction of the Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen, its structure and brief historical background are also presented.


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