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Information skills in higher education

Information skills in higher education

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Published by SCONUL in London .
Written in English


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Statementprepared by the Task Force on Information Skills ; convened by Hilary Johnson.
SeriesSCONUL briefing paper
ContributionsJohnson, Hilary., SCONUL. Task Force on Information Skills.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18345791M

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