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Copyright issues in libraries global concerns, local solutions : papers from a pre-conference seminar held at Tianjin, and those presented at a conference session of the Section on Document Delivery and Interlending, August 1996 by

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Published by IFLA Offices for Universal Availability of Publications and International Lending in Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire .
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Statementedited by Judy Watkins.
ContributionsWatkins, Judy., International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Section on Document Delivery and Interlending., International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions., IFLA International Office for UAP., IFLA Office for International Lending.
The Physical Object
Pagination123 p. ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19012145M
ISBN 100712321500
LC Control Number97036990

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