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status of academic libraries in the United States

Margaret Werner Cahalan

status of academic libraries in the United States

results from the 1996 academic library survey with historical comparisons

by Margaret Werner Cahalan

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, National Center for Education Statistics in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Academic libraries -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Library surveys -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaggie Cahalan, Wendy Mansfield, Natalie Justh ; Jeffrey W. Williams, project officer.
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesSurvey report, Survey report (National Center for Education Statistics)
    ContributionsMansfield, Wendy, 1963-, Justh, Natalie M., Williams, Jeffrey W., National Center for Education Statistics.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17605138M
    OCLC/WorldCa49736292

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The Status of Academic Libraries in the United States Results from the Academic Library Survey with Historical Comparisons Maggie Cahalan Wendy Mansfield Natalie Justh Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. Jeffrey W. Williams, Project Officer National Center for Education Statistics U.S Department of EducationCited by: 1.

The Academic Library Survey (ALS), conducted periodically by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) sincewas designed to provide concise information on library resources, services, and expenditures for the entire population of academic libraries in the United States.

This report summarizes the status of U.S. academic Author: Robert J. Rossi, M. Shannon Daugherty. Get this from a library. The status of academic libraries in the United States: results from the and academic library surveys. [Robert J Rossi; M Shannon Daugherty; Jeffrey W Williams].

The Status of Academic Libraries in the United States Results from the Academic Library Survey with Historical Comparisons Margaret W. Cahalan Natalie M. Justh Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. Jeffrey W.

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