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Basic research methods for librarians

  • 213 Pages
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Ablex Pub. Corp. , Norwood, NJ
Library science -- Research -- Methodo
StatementRonald R. Powell.
SeriesInformation management, policy, and services
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ669.7 .P68 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 213 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1538657M
ISBN 100893916889
LC Control Number91017088

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