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Access to public libraries

Richard Proctor

Access to public libraries

the impact of opening hours reductions and closures 1986-1997

by Richard Proctor

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Published by British Library Research and Innovation Centre in Wetherby .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries -- Funding.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Proctor, Hazel Lee and Rachel Reilly.
    SeriesBritish Library research and innovation report -- 90
    ContributionsLee, Hazel., Reilly, Rachel., British Library. Research and Innovation Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,152p. ;
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18282049M
    ISBN 100903522357

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