ERIC Number: ED066162
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Feb
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The Library Science Institute of the University of Buenos Aires: Summary of Its Objectives and Services.
The main objectives of the Institute, which was founded in 1941, are to act as a center for bibliographic and documentary information and to be the co-ordinating body for the libraries belonging to the ten schools of the University of Buenos Aires. To fulfill this objective, the Institute library possesses the most important sources of bibliographic information including general bibliographies, bibliographies of bibliographies, general catalogs of national libraries, reference works, dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc., and in its union catalog the information representing the holdings of the University of Buenos Aires' Libraries. This summary of the Institute briefly describes each of the sources available from the Institute. To illustrate the importance and scope of the Institute's activities and aims the domestic and international membership affiliations maintained are listed. Additional objectives which the Institute is gradually fulfilling are also listed. (Author/NH)
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Authoring Institution: Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina). Instituto Bibliotecologico.
Identifiers - Location: Argentina (Buenos Aires)