ERIC Number: ED051829
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Recommendation Concerning the International Standardization of Library Statistics Adopted by the General Conference at its Sixteenth Session, Paris, 13 November 1970.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
The General Conference recommended provisions concerning definition of the library and related terms in the library field to insure standardization for the collection of library statistics. Definitions are provided for the library, its collections, users, expenditures and for librarians. Libraries are categorized as national institutions of higher education; special, school, public and other. Definitions are given for statistical data to be collected to insure uniformity. (AB)
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Identifiers: Library Statistics; UNESCO