Modernisation in libraries

seminar papers, Thirty-Third All India Library Conference, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli, December 28-31, 1987
  • 477 Pages
  • 2.28 MB
  • English
Indian Library Association , Delhi
Library science -- India -- Technological innovations -- Congresses., Information technology -- India -- Congresses., Libraries -- India -- Congre


Statementedited by C.P. Vashishth.
ContributionsVashishth, C. P., Indian Library Association.
LC ClassificationsZ845.I4 A55 1987a
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 477 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2165466M
ISBN 108185216185
LC Control Number88902649

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