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|Title:||Libraries in continental Europe: the 40s and the 90s|
|Author(s):||Marianna Tax Choldin, (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, Illinois, USA)|
|Citation:||Marianna Tax Choldin, (2005) "Libraries in continental Europe: the 40s and the 90s", Journal of Documentation, Vol. 61 Iss: 3, pp.356 - 361|
|Keywords:||Censorship, History, Information profession, Information science|
|Article type:||Literature review|
|DOI:||10.1108/00220410510598526 (Permanent URL)|
|Publisher:||Emerald Group Publishing Limited|
Purpose – Part of the “JDoc at 60” series, this paper aims to discuss, evaluate and compare writings on the state of libraries in Continental Europe in the 1940s and the 1990s.
Design/methodology/approach – Four papers published in
Findings – Finds that there are similarities and differences between the situation facing European libraries at the end of the 1939-1945 war, and after the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Originality/value – Both historical and current policy perspectives are included.
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