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ERIC Number: EJ983685
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
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Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
ISSN: ISSN-1092-1206
A View from the Mountain Top: The Purple Mountain Observatory Library, China
Zhang, Jian
Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, n70 Sum 2012
This paper discusses the author's experience directing the Purple Mountain Observatory Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Nanjing, China. Routine collection development, management and preservation issues are described, and the unique challenges and opportunities involved in operating a remote observatory library are highlighted.
Science and Technology Section, Association of College and Research Libraries. 50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611. Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China