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Most historians agree that full scale library reference services first appeared in the ancient Sumerian city of Uruk at the turn of the third millennium B.C. During a dig at the site of Uruk, archaeologists discovered the Royal Library, home to the first reference desk. Chief archaeologist Helmut Flapmeyer was able to determine the answer to a burning question in librarian ...more
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Published May 1st 1996 by McFarland & Company
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It's a bit outdated, but the basic ideas are still true - and hilarious!
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This was very funny. And very depressing - so many uncomfortable truths! I will happily check out more by this author.
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