Data processing in public and university libraries. Edited by John Harvey. by Drexel Congerence on Data Processing in University Libraries, Philadelphia 1965

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  • Libraries -- Automation.

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SeriesDrexel information science series -- v. 3
ContributionsHarvey, John, 1921-,, Drexel Institute of Technology. Graduate School of Library Science., Drexel Conference on Data Processing in Public Libraries, Philadelphia, 1965
LC ClassificationsZ699 D7 1965C
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Number of Pages150
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