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Public library provision of a local studies service in a multiethnic society

Dorothy Sharp

Public library provision of a local studies service in a multiethnic society

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Published by Leeds Polytechnic Department of Library and Information Studies] in [Leeds .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- Great Britain.,
  • Public libraries -- Great Britain -- Services to minorities.,
  • Libraries -- Special collections -- Local history.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 65-67.

    Statementby Dorothy Sharp.
    SeriesMA occasional publication -- no. 5, Occasional publication (Leeds Polytechnic. Dept. of Library and Information Studies) -- no. 5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 71 p. ;
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17106998M
    ISBN 100900738421
    OCLC/WorldCa20724979

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