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Toward a just and productive society

Kathleen de la PeГ±a McCook

Toward a just and productive society

an analysis of the recommendations of the White House Conference on Library and Information Services

by Kathleen de la PeГ±a McCook

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Published by The Commission in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and society -- United States,
  • Libraries and state -- United States,
  • Information services -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Information services -- Government policy -- United States,
  • Information policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Kathleen de la Peña McCook, with the assistance of Paula Geist ; prepared for the U.S. National Commission on Libraries and Information Science
    ContributionsGeist, Paula, United States. National Commission on Libraries and Information Science
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13616866M
    OCLC/WorldCa30628132

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