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Job dimensions and educational needs in librarianship

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

  • Library education.,
  • Government librarians.

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    Bibliography: p. 405-503.

    Statement[by] James J. Kortendick and Elizabeth W. Stone.
    ContributionsStone, Elizabeth W., 1918- joint author.
    LC ClassificationsZ668 .K665
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 503 p.
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5705874M
    ISBN 10083893126X
    LC Control Number70157141

    Librarianship definition: the professional administration of library resources and services | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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