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These terms and conditions apply to British Library catalogue datasets, MARC Organization Codes and International Standards Identifiers for Libraries and related organizations (ISILs) assigned by the British Library and released in RDF and CSV.
Use of data
Give credit where credit is due
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Do not misrepresent the dataset
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