Libraries and Information Services in the UK and the Republic of Ireland 2005

Libraries and Information Services in the UK and the Republic of Ireland 2005

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For over forty years anyone needing information on British and Irish libraries has turned to Libraries and Information Services in the UK and the Republic of Ireland for the answer. This annually updated directory lists nearly 3000 libraries and other services in the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the Republic of Ireland, with contact names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers, e-mail addresses and URLs. If you need to reach library decision-makers, the directory is also available as laser-quality adhesive mailing labels addressed to either the named Chief Librarian or the Acquisitions Librarian. Continually updated, the labels can be purchased in the following sets: public libraries (main headquarters) public libraries (main headquarters and branches) academic and special libraries children's, youth and schools library services schools and departments of library and information studies key library agencies full set (which includes all of the above).show more

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  • Paperback | 560 pages
  • 154 x 235mm
  • Facet Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 1856045293
  • 9781856045292

Table of contents

. The listing is broken down into the following main categories, all indexed by name and subject: public library authorities, with entries for headquarters libraries plus the main administrative, divisional, area and regional libraries children's, youth and schools library services, listing public library services for children and young people with contact names universities and institutes of higher education and other degree-awarding institutions, with entries for major departmental and site/campus libraries selected government, national and special libraries, together with schools and departments of information and library studies library organizations, incorporating the key national and regional library agencies, professional organizations and other relevant more

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'the pre-eminent source for general information and contact detail on UK and Irish libraries, deserving a place in any serious reference collection' Reference Reviews 'reliable, convenient, and quite indispensable...this remains an essential annual purchase for any library' Reference Reviewsshow more