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How to Understand Library Jargon

QuestionBaffled by Boolean? Confused about call numbers? Every field has its jargon.

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Multilingual Library Jargon Glossary for ESL speakers

The Glossary is divided into two parts:

  1. The Language Table presents a list of library terms in six languages.
  2. Definitions gives explanations in English for each of the terms.

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