Strategic planning for academic libraries

policy and process : proceedings of a seminar held in Stamford, Lincolnshire on 30th October 1991
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Statementedited by Maggie Ashcroft and Alex Wilson.
ContributionsAshcroft, Maggie., Wilson, Alexander, 1921-, Capital Planning Information Ltd.
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LC ClassificationsZ675.U5 S818 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1346480M
ISBN 100906011779
LC Control Number92233930
OCLC/WorldCa34932666

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