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THE BRITISH LIBRARY Thirty-seventh Annual Report and Accounts 2009/10. 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 26 July 2010. Laid before the Scottish Parliament by the Scottish Ministers 26 July 2010.

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