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Occupational image and the choice of librarianship as a career.

Rose Mary Magrill

Occupational image and the choice of librarianship as a career.

by Rose Mary Magrill

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Published by [s.n.] in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library science -- Vocational guidance.,
  • Librarians -- Recruiting.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 192 leaves :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18129841M

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Occupational image and the choice of librarianship as a career. (OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript: Document Type: Book, Archival Material: All Authors / Contributors: Rose Mary Magrill. Librarians working in a special library, such as a law, medical, or corporate library, usually supplement a master’s degree in library science with knowledge of their specialized field.

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