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S. R. Ranganathan

Indian librarian and mathematician who wrote the five laws of library science and developed the first major faceted classification system, the colon classification.

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Indian mathematician and librarian

Born 1892
Died 1972

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  • Cover of: Colon classification.

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  • Cover of: The Five Laws of Library Science
    First published in 1931 12 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: The Colon Classification.

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  • Cover of: Prolegomena to library classification.

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  • Cover of: Colon classification.

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  • Cover of: Heading and canons: comparative study of five catalogue codes

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  • Cover of: Classified catalogue code

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  • Cover of: Elements of library classification.

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  • Cover of: Library book selection

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  • Cover of: Education for leisure.

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  • Cover of: Library Administration
    First published in 2006 2 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Library Book Selection : (Edition 2)

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  • Cover of: Classified catalogue code: with additional rules for dictionary catalogue code

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  • Cover of: Documentation: Genesis and Development

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  • Cover of: Elements of library classification: based on lectures delivered at the University of Bombay in December 1944, and in the schools of Librarianship in Great Britain inDecember 1956

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  • Cover of: Cataloguing practice

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  • Cover of: Classification and communication.

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