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Introduction to science-information work

Christopher Wharton Hanson

Introduction to science-information work

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Published by Aslib in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication in science,
  • Science -- Information services

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. W. Hanson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20171030M

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