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Studies in the methodology of measuring information requirements and use patterns.

Lehigh University. Center for the Information Sciences.

Studies in the methodology of measuring information requirements and use patterns.

by Lehigh University. Center for the Information Sciences.

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Published by Lehigh University Center for the Information Sciences .
Written in English


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ContributionsWuest, F. J.
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Open LibraryOL20012455M

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