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library science

n.
The principles, practice, or study of library administration.

li′brary sci′ence


n.
the study of the organization and operation of a library.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.library science - the study of the principles and practices of library administrationlibrary science - the study of the principles and practices of library administration
arts, humanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts - studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills); "the college of arts and sciences"
circulation - (library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period
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I include examples throughout the article from the disciplines of library and information science (LIS) as well as health care, the area of librarianship in which I have spent the past twenty years.
She received her Master of Library and Information Science from University of Kentucky, and MA in Sociology from Vanderbilt University.
dissertation, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Pretoria, Pretoria.
The Documentation Research and Training Centre (DRTC) of the Indian Statistical Institute has developed a digital library in library and information science (DRTC, n.
Emerging frameworks and methods: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science (CoLIS4) (pp.
It has been defined using many lenses, such as library and information science, cognitive science, and linguistics, among others.

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