2 edition of Users and resources of public libraries in Canada = found in the catalog.
Users and resources of public libraries in Canada =
1979 by Statistics Canada, Education, Science and Culture Division in Ottawa .
Written in English
|Other titles||Usagers et ressources des bibliothèques publiques au Canada.|
|Statement||by N. Verma.|
|Contributions||Statistics Canada. Education, Science and Culture Division.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||19 p. :|
|Number of Pages||19|
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