library science definition

  • noun:
    • The axioms, practice, or study of library management.
    • An interdisciplinary research integrating the humanities, legislation and applied technology to analyze topics pertaining to libraries, the collection, organization, preservation and dissemination of information sources, as well as the political economic climate of data.
    • the study regarding the principles and techniques of library administration

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