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A guide to sources of labour information

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This guide identifies core information resources in the field of labour, presents tools for the selection of useful material and gives details on how to access these core publications for your clients. It also provides links to information sources and to certain publications that are available online.

Full text of the guide - pdf 377 KB

Core resources include:

  • ILO material
  • publications from international organizations
  • national publications
  • general reference works
  • periodicals

This guide is for anyone working in a library or information centre in a:

  • ILO field office
  • Labour Ministry
  • Employers' organization
  • Workers' organization
  • and all institutions interested in the world of work

You can use this guide as:

  • a basis for creating a labour library
  • a source of ideas for developing your collection
  • a checklist for your existing collection

Additional sources may be available to meet your specific needs. If you would like help in locating information in print or online, do not hesitate to contact the ILO Library Information Desk at:
Tel: +41 22 799 8682
Fax: +41.22.799.6516

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Last update: 28.01.2011^ top