My Collection Development Plan


Our Mission

The mission of the school library is to impact learning by putting students first and everything else second.

Student Data

Because the library's collection exists to serve the needs of students, the following data was collected to inform purchasing decisions.

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Curriculum Ties

Based on the student data collected above, the following curriculum areas have been identified as collection development priorities:

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Stakeholder Validation

Because the library serves the entire school community, the following stakeholders were involved in this development plan:

  • Stakeholder 1 (Example of Involvement)
  • Stakeholder 2 (Example of Involvement)
  • Stakeholder 3 (Example of Involvement)


Because library collections exist to serve the needs of students, they will be marketed in the following ways to ensure that they reach the very learners that they target.

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Because research shows that students who have access to high quality library collections that have been curated by qualified school library media coordinators, the following steps will be taken to connect access to these materials to student learning:

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