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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 9101


  • Section: R - Arts, entertainment and recreation
  • Division: 91 - Libraries, archives, museums and other cultural activities
  • Group: 910 - Libraries, archives, museums and other cultural activities
  • Class: 9101 - Library and archives activities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- documentation and information activities of libraries of all kinds, reading, listening and viewing rooms, public archives providing service to the general public or to a special clientele, such as students, scientists, staff, members as well as operation of government archives:
· organization of a collection, whether specialized or not
· cataloguing collections
· lending and storage of books, maps, periodicals, films, records, tapes, works of art etc.
· retrieval activities in order to comply with information requests etc.
- stock photo libraries and services

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