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A practical writing guide for academic librarians

Anne Langley

A practical writing guide for academic librarians

keeping it short and sweet

by Anne Langley

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Published by Chandos in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-160) and index.

StatementAnne Langley and Jonathan D. Wallace
SeriesChandos information professional series
ContributionsWallace, Jonathan D. (Jonathan David), 1958-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1408 .L3184 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 162 p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24498960M
ISBN 101843345323, 1843345331
ISBN 109781843345329, 9781843345336
LC Control Number2010478336
OCLC/WorldCa461278362

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