4 edition of Objective performance measures for academic and research libraries found in the catalog.
Objective performance measures for academic and research libraries
Paul B. Kantor
Bibliography: p. 75-76.
|Statement||by Paul B. Kantor.|
|LC Classifications||Z675.U5 K33 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 76 p.,  leaves :|
|Number of Pages||76|
|LC Control Number||84195863|
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Objective performance measures for academic and research libraries. Washington, D.C.: Association of Research Libraries, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Paul B Kantor.
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