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6th December 2002 at 00:00
Balancing the Books is a 42-page guide for secondary school librarians, advising on ways of making learning resource centres cost-effective without sacrificing users' needs. It shows how to negotiate from a position of informed strength and provides planning sheets so that data about books and people are brought into intelligible association. Balancing the Books costs pound;6 (pound;5 to SLA members) from School Library Association.

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