TITLE

Dewey's ALA Motto Still Works Fine

AUTHOR(S)
Berry III, John N.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Library Journal;2/15/2004, Vol. 129 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Deals with the significance of the motto of the American Library Association coined by Melvil Dewey. Depiction of an effective library management by the motto; Explanation of the motto by Dewey in 1906.
ACCESSION #
10019080

 

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