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Making information work for local people

Judith Bowen

Making information work for local people

by Judith Bowen

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Published by British Library Research & Development Dept. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community information services -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJudith Bowen.
    SeriesBritish Library research paper -- 54
    ContributionsBritish Library. Research and Development Department.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ674.5.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22328006M
    ISBN 100712331816

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