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Microforms a bibliography with abstracts. by National Technical Information Service.

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Published by National Technical Information Service .
Written in English

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Statementedited by M.E. Young.
ContributionsYoung, M. E.
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Open LibraryOL20831187M

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Supplement (Guide to Microforms in Print Supplement) [Irene Izod] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Supplement_ consisting of an Author Title and a Subject list_ contains microforms and digital resourcesreleased between the new editions published annually. Scope: This title is an extension of the Early English Books It is based on the Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and British America and of English books printed in other countries, (STC II) (Micro Reference Z W52). Not all items in Wing are in the microfilm collection.   The advantages of microform are preservation of rare and fragile materials, for greater accessibility and reduced storage space. Microform can be nearly any type of publication, e.g., book, journal, newspaper, government document, dissertation, manuscript, poetry, ephemera, : Paul Lynch. Microforms includes both microfilm and microfiche. Microfilm comes in roll form. It was developed more than years ago as a part of conventional photographic technology. Early microfilm has .