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Introduction to reference work in the digital age

by Joseph Janes

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Published by Neal-Schuman Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference services (Libraries),
  • Internet in library reference services.,
  • Electronic reference services (Libraries)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Janes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ711 .J36 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 213 p. :
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3687575M
    ISBN 101555704298
    LC Control Number2003052739

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