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S.R. Ranganathan's five laws of library science are examined for the implications they hold for determining access services policies. A number of theoretical and practical problems are discussed in light of the insights gained from Ranganathan's laws.
This is a preprint of an article whose final and definitive form has been published in Collection Management, volume 17 Numbers 1 & 2, 1992, pp.1-22, copyright Taylor & Francis; available online at http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~db=all~content=a904376355~frm=abslink?words=mitchell,bede