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What librarians for our university libraries

Peter Chateh

What librarians for our university libraries

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Published by Magnolian Publishers in Bamenda, Cameroon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 125).

StatementPeter N. Chateh
SeriesHandbooks and research documents for universities -- 1
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 127 p. ;
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25141832M
ISBN 109789956645133
LC Control Number2011343429


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