The Academic Research Library in A Decade of Change

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  • Author : Reg Carr
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630999
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The Academic Research Library in A Decade of Change

The Academic Research Library in A Decade of Change
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 January 2007
GET THIS BOOK The Academic Research Library in A Decade of Change

This book starts from the premise that the last decade has brought more changes for the academic research library than any ever previously known. The book provides an authoritative overview and analysis of the issues and challenges affecting academic research libraries from the closing years of the 20th century onwards. While the focus on this period of white water change is primarily British, with a number of case studies based on the transformative initiatives of the UKs Joint Information Systems

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