Washington University in St. Louis
Collection Development Policy
Subject: Romance Languages & Literatures
Date Revised: Not available.
Subject Librarian: Daria Carson-Dussán
1. General purpose:
2. Subjects excluded:
3. Languages included and excluded:
4. Geographical limitations:
The emphasis is on titles published in Western Europe, North America and Latin America and Caribbean. Materials from Africa are acquired on a selective basis.
5. Chronological limits:
Titles from the medieval period to the present are collected, with an emphasis in contemporary prize-winning authors. Titles published before 1900 are selected by Special Collections.
6. Retrospective Acquisition:
7. Types of material collected and excluded:
8. Subjects and Collecting Levels:
Basic, Instructional Support, Research, Comprehensive