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changing environment for library services in the metropolitan area

Goldstein, Harold

changing environment for library services in the metropolitan area

papers presented at the Institute conducted by the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science, October 31 - November 3, 1965.

by Goldstein, Harold

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Published by Distributed by the Illini Union Bookstore in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

  • Libraries and metropolitan areas.,
  • Libraries -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesAllerton Park Institute -- no. 12
    ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Graduate School of Library Science.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 158 p. tables. --
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21834533M

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