Reference numberNLB/67/438
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p240
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Clarence Erwin] McClung
Date19 December 1924
DescriptionInforms Professor [Clarence Erwin] McClung that the Royal Society has appointed a Committee to obtain the opinion of British biologists regarding the American scheme for recording and abstracting biological literature. Asks McClung if he could provide further information on this matter, particularly whether Biochemistry is included in the subjects that will be indexed.
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