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Library Science : Definition

A generic term for the study of libraries and information units, the role they play in society, their various component routines and processes, and their history and future development.

“Library science is a study of the principles and practices of library care and administration.”

The librarian glossary (1971) defines library science as “the knowledge and skill concerned with the administration of libraries and their contents, library economy and bibliography.


Md. Ashikuzzaman

Work at North South University Library, Bangladesh.

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