TITLE

Supporting News

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Library Mosaics;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news and developments relevant to the library community in the U.S. compiled as of January 2003. Congresses; Federal grants to students interested in public library service; Library-related programs and contests; Contests winners.
ACCESSION #
8955552

 

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