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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Scholar: 11 August - 18 August

Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:02:02 -0400
Subject: H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Scholar:  11 August - 18
August

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2014 to 18 August 2014. These job postings are included here based on
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AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Re: Public libraries pare their collections, comment

Margaret, thanks for the links and commentary. I often require books that haven't circulated in years. The silver lining of the streamlining trend, I have found, is that I've been able to expand my personal collection with many excellent former library books at rock-bottom prices over the last five or six years-- both scholarly books and beloved children's books (bookfinder.com finds the best deals). But on the whole I worry that libraries may be throwing out irreplaceable resources.

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