Library services in federal, multi-lingual and democratic community the Swiss example

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Additional Information: • A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial ful lment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy of Loughborough Universit.y. While this study hopes to partly remedy this situation. it\ud also intends to present a case study, or model, of library services in a federal, multi-lingual and\ud democratic community which may serve as a basis for further investigations and comparative\ud studies.\ud The first two chapters of this thesis are devoted to a survey of the Author: Edith Bartholomeusz.

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