ERIC Number: ED396762
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
State Library Agencies, Fiscal Year 1994. E.D. Tabs.
Lance, Keith Curry; Kroe, Elaine
This report provides a statistical profile of state library agencies in the 50 states and the District of Columbia for state fiscal year 1994. The data were collected through the new State Library Agencies Survey conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics. The report documents the variety of roles being played by state library agencies and the various combinations of fiscal, human, and informational resources invested in such work. Analysis of two categories of expenditures is included: those for allied operations and those for grants and contract in support of educational reform efforts. The introduction discusses state library governance; allied operations; electronic networking; library development services; allied operations expenditures; and grants and contracts expenditures for national and state educational goals. Twenty-eight tables present state library statistics. Appendices include the survey abstract, methodology, and facsimile and recipients of LSCA Titles IV-VIII and/or "other" federal income. Sources for additional information are also provided. (AEF)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.; National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act