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An introduction to school librarianship
An introduction to school librarianship

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Acknowledgements

This free course was written by Rosalind Buckland along with Sarah Pavey, Barbara Band and Nick Cavender, members of the School Libraries Group, a special interest group of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP).

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