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Adrift in a sea of change

Adrift in a sea of change

California"s public libraries struggle to meet the information needs of multicultural communities

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Published by Distributed by California State Library Foundation in Sacramento, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.,
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- Information services -- California.,
    • Community information services -- California.,
    • Minorities -- California -- Services for.,
    • Libraries and minorities -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCenter for Policy Development.
      SeriesPartnerships for change series ;, no. 2
      ContributionsCarlson, David B., California State Library. Foundation., Center for Policy Development (Berkeley, Calif.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ711.8 .A27 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 125 p. :
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1622664M
      ISBN 100929722442
      LC Control Number91167770

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