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A Career in Librarianship: Professor John Dean

Fallon, Helen (2009) A Career in Librarianship: Professor John Dean. An Leabharlann. The Irish Library, 18 (1). pp. 7-10. ISSN 0023-9542

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John Dean is a well-known and highly esteemed figure in Irish and international library circles. This article is based on discussions the author had with John and from reading his published work. It presents a brief overview of his very interesting career, with the focus on the major contribution John made to the development of libraries and library education in Africa. The article is written in the first person.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Librarianship; UCD; Ireland; Developing countries; Library education; Ghana; Sudan; Nigeria; John Dean.
Subjects: Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy > Library Science
Item ID: 1278
Depositing User: Ms. Helen Fallon
Date Deposited: 10 Mar 2009 10:13
Journal or Publication Title: An Leabharlann. The Irish Library
Publisher: Library Association of Ireland
Refereed: Yes

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