Census of staff in librarianship and information work in the United Kingdom
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Census of staff in librarianship and information work in the United Kingdom

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Published by Office of Arts and Libraries in London .
Written in English


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StatementOffice of Arts and Libraries. 1981.
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Open LibraryOL19892257M

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