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Collection development past and future

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Other titlesCollection management.
StatementMaureen Pastine, editor.
ContributionsPastine, Maureen.
LC ClassificationsZ675.U5 C64237 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL993794M
ISBN 101560248254
LC Control Number96032318

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