Libraries and Information Services in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland 2004

Libraries and Information Services in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland 2004

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For over thirty 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 in the UK, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the Republic of Ireland, with contact names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers, URLs and e-mail addresses where appropriate. Libraries in the UK provides a vital source of information in a quick, easy-to-find format for all practising librarians and information professionals, as well as for the general reader and for organizations wishing to target UK library services.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 560 pages
  • 154 x 234 x 32mm | 821g
  • Facet Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 1856044750
  • 9781856044752

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

Table of contents

The listing is broken down into four 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 departments of librarianship and information science.show more