virus: British Council
« on: 2006-03-02 09:43:20 »
I recently joined the British Council here in Belgrade as they have a lovely
library and e-centre. Only after I joined up did I discover that for my
annual membership fee of about £20, you get full online access to all of
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It is absolutely amazing. If you like reference, seek out your local British
Council and join up.
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