Consulting in the small hospital library by Ruth W. Wender

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Published by TALON Regional Medical Library Program in Dallas .

Written in English

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  • Library consultants -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Hospital libraries.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 13-14.

Book details

Statementby Ruth W. Wender, Jane Lambremont and Carmel Bush.
ContributionsLambremont, Jane A., Bush, Carmel., TALON.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 68 p.
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21029104M

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