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Legal Collection Management for Effective Legal Research in the Philippines

Milagros Santos Ong

Discipline: Librarianship



Legal collection management in the Philippines adopts the basic collection management policy which entails the following: 1) define what one needs 2) acquire these materials 3) maximize the access to these materials and 4). maintain and preserve them. Adopting all of these is important for legal research in all types of law libraries and special libraries.