Libraries in the early 21st century
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Libraries in the early 21st century an international perspective by Ravindra N. Sharma

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Published by De Gruyter Saur in Berlin, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comparative librarianship,
  • International librarianship,
  • Libraries,
  • Information technology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesLibraries in the early twenty-first century
Statementedited by Ravindra N. Sharma
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ672.2 .L43 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvolumes cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25109476M
ISBN 109783110270563
LC Control Number2011042947

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