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Urban teens in the library

Urban teens in the library

research and practice

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young adults" libraries -- United States,
  • Libraries and teenagers -- United States,
  • Libraries and metropolitan areas -- United States,
  • Internet in young adults" libraries -- United States,
  • Urban youth -- Books and reading -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Denise E. Agosto and Sandra Hughes-Hassell.
    ContributionsAgosto, Denise E., Hughes-Hassell, Sandra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ718.5 .U73 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23606404M
    ISBN 109780838910153
    LC Control Number2009025147


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