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National survey of library services to the aging

Cleveland Public Library.

National survey of library services to the aging

final report - phase two

by Cleveland Public Library.

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Published by U.S. Office of Education, Bureau of Libraries and Educational Technology in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and older people -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCleveland Public Library.
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Libraries and Educational Technology.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (in various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21277813M

      Demographics, social integration, health, subjective well-being and mental health status, financial status, memory. Partially comparable in content to the U.S. Americans’ Changing Lives, and the National Health Interview Survey, Supplement on Aging, and the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). Strong in psychosocial aspects of by: Evan St. Lifer. "The Boomer Brain Drain: The Last of a Generation," Library Journal (May 1, ), pp. John W. Berry, "Addressing the Recruitment and Diversity Crisis," American Libraries (February ), p. 7. "Library Profession Faces Shortage of Librarians: Key Facts and Figures from the American Library Association" (last updated Survey firm: Princeton Survey Research Associates Survey sponsor: Kaiser Family Foundation/Washington Post/Harvard University Field dates: August 2-September 1, Sample: National adult including an oversample of adults ages 55 and older Sample size:2, Variables: Major topics covered. Suggested citation: National Research Council () Preparing for an Aging World: The Case for Cross-National Research, Panel on a Research Agenda and New Data for an Aging World, Committee on Population and Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.


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