Asian Libraries: Volume 8 Issue 1


Table of contents

Recent library developments in Vietnam

Lan Anh Tran

This paper investigates the current state of libraries in Vietnam through a descriptive study of selected sectors: public, academic and special library services. Attention…


The changing face of library and information science education in China in the 1990s

Jinhong Tang

This article investigates the renaming of departments of library and information science (LIS) in China in the 1990s. It analyses the technological, economic, social and…


Chinese libraries in the 1990s: a Western view

D.J. Foskett

Against the background of China’s long cultural history, this article provides a Western view of Chinese libraries in the 1990s, including efforts to practise more “open…




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1997 – 1999

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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New Library World