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Information and the small manufacturing firm

Information and the small manufacturing firm

report of a study of information use and needs in small manufacturing firms in the UK and the current pattern of information provision : funded by the British Library Research and Development Department.

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Published by Capital Planning Information in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Small business -- Great Britain -- Societies, etc.,
  • Small business -- Information services -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p71-75. - Includes index.

    ContributionsCapital Planning Information., British Library. Research and Development Department.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2346.G7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv,133p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18796436M
    ISBN 100906011175

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