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By André Cossette,Rory Litwin

André Cossette's Humanism and Libraries is a concise yet rigorous research into the rules of librarianship-its definition and its goals. Philosophical and logical in its strategy, it really is meant to supply stable flooring and solidarity for pro perform. although the paintings used to be initially released in French in 1976 in Quebec by way of ASTED, Library Juice Press has stumbled on it to have enduring relevance and price, and has for this reason made this English translation. The e-book incorporates a preface that makes the case for interpreting a piece from the Nineteen Seventies on library philosophy, and a collection of "questions for mirrored image" following the text.

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