REOPENING BY THE BOOK: Returns accepted 24/7 at all book drops. Extended use fees are now being charged for items borrowed prior to the March 13 closure. Borrow materials via contactless pickup of items placed on hold. Please expect delays when placing a hold. Book donations will not be accepted until further notice. Thank you for your patience as we safely reopen the library.
Due to safe materials handling, items may still show on your account for at least a period of 7 or more days after returning. We will backdate your checkin to reflect the day we received your items. Thanks for your patience.
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Library staff members are available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (until 7 on Thursdays) by chat, by phone (314-635-0410) or via email to answer questions and help you with resources.
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The revised edition of this highly acclaimed work presents crucial lessons from Japan's recession that could aid the U.S. and other economies as they struggle to recover from the current financial crisis.
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