Electronic capabilities of Federal depository Libraries, summer 1994
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Electronic capabilities of Federal depository Libraries, summer 1994

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office, Library Programs Service in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Federal Depository Library Program -- Statistics.,
  • Depository libraries -- United States -- Automation -- Statistics.,
  • Computer capacity -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Electronic mail systems -- United States -- Statistics.

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Statement[prepared by Marian W. MacGilvray and John M. Walters].
ContributionsWalters, John M., United States. Superintendent of Documents. Library Programs Service.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 71 p. :
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17682895M

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