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Picture credits

50 Years of the Album Charts
Frank Sinatra, Dezo Hoffmann/Rex Features
Arctic Monkeys, Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not - Domino Records

Archival sound online
Merrivale Stone Row by Jen Bryant -

Building for the future
Storage building by Pete Carr

IP rights in the digital age
Patent WO 2005/067367 A2

Manuscripts Matter conference
Andrew Motion by Antonio Olmos

Newspaper centenary
The Sun front covers - The Sun, 9 April 1992, 6 October 1998

Passage of Time
Sophie Aquijo of Carnival Arts - BBC

Sounds familiar?
SED fieldworker Stanley Ellis and informant Tom Mason of Addingham Moorside - University of Leeds (photo ref. LAVC/PHO/P1992)

Stamps and national identity
Harcourt Fuller by Artemis Manolopoulou

British Library photographers
Elizabeth Hunter, Janet Caddock, Chris McGlashon, Laurence Pordes, Peter Warner, Jonathan Jackson

Design and production
Salterbaxter / British Library Web Services

Jon Purday

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Thirty-fourth Annual Report and Accounts 2006/07. Annual Report presented in compliance with section 4(3) of the British Library Act 1972 by the Secretary of State for the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Accounts prepared pursuant to Section 5(3) of the Act and presented by the Comptroller and Auditor General.

Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 24 July 2007 Laid before the Scottish Parliament by the Scottish Ministers 24 July 2007

HC793 London: The Stationery Office

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