National Library selection Policy:
National Library is a library maintained out of government funds and serving the nation as a whole. Usually, books in such libraries are for reference only. They usually receive materials through legal deposit legislation. For the development of its collection, National Library authority maintain some policies. Such as:
- The National Library should have central road in co-ordination the library services to nation, it should itself provide a center which full information on the national collection is available.
- It should collect printed materials, concerning the country when-ever published. The library has responsibility for coordination of efforts to secure the foreign literature that is the country required.
- The librarian with the help of subject specialist thus materials should in the National Library.