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Average prices of USA academic books

John Sumsion

Average prices of USA academic books

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Published by Library and Information Statistics Unit,LoughboroughUniversity of Technology in Loughborough .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJohn Sumsion. January to June 1994.
SeriesLISU USA academic books prices report -- no.15
ContributionsLoughborough University of Technology. Library andInformation Statistics Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21920378M
ISBN 100948848677
OCLC/WorldCa31349619


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SLJ’s Average Book Prices for by SLJ Staff The data, based on figures supplied by Follett, shows average list prices for all books (including children’s books, young adult books, paperbacks, and hardcover editions) that have been sold (not published) during the time frames listed.

Separate calculations have been supplied for the. The Library Materials Price Index (LMPI) Editorial Board consists of up to 12 members. The Board is composed of an editor, who is appointed by the ALCTS Board and index compilers. Compilers serve continuous terms.

Compilers are solicited from the general. Average prices of USA academic books. [Loughborough University of Technology. Centre for Library and Information Management.; Library Management Research Unit (Great Britain); Loughborough University of Technology.

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