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Charging for services in academic libraries

Charging for services in academic libraries

proceedings of a seminar held at Teeside Polytechnic Library on 22nd October 1986

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Published by Library Association, University College and Research Section, Northern Group in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Eimer Tomlinson, Ruth M. Briddock, Jane E.S. Ellingham ; with a select bibliography / compiled by Eimer Tomlinson.
ContributionsTomlinson, Eimer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/09038 (Z)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 67 p. ;
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2080368M
ISBN 100950884626
LC Control Number88116767


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