Two pioneers of young adult library services

by Patricia J. Campbell

Publisher: Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md

Written in English
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  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • United States.


  • Williams, Mabel, 1887- -- Interviews.,
  • Edwards, Margaret A.,
  • New York Public Library -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Young adults" libraries -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Young adult services librarians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews.,
  • Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States.,
  • Libraries and teenagers -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 67).

StatementPatty Campbell.
SeriesVOYA occasional papers series ;, 2
LC ClassificationsZ718.5 .C36 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 70 p. :
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL373240M
ISBN 100810834235
LC Control Number98034918

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