2 edition of Developing a profession of librarianship in Australia found in the catalog.
Developing a profession of librarianship in Australia
John Wallace Metcalfe
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-358) and index.
|Statement||edited by W. Boyd Rayward.|
|Contributions||Rayward, W. Boyd, 1939-|
|LC Classifications||Z720.M43 A3 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||383 p. :|
|Number of Pages||383|
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