2 edition of Contributions and limitations of a small public library system found in the catalog.
Contributions and limitations of a small public library system
M. J. Singleton
Written in English
Thesis(M.L.S.) - Course project in the Department of Library and Information Studies, Loughborough University of Technology 1974.
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