ERIC Number: ED410974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
State Library Agencies, Fiscal Year 1995. E.D. Tabs.
Thompson, Ellen; Medina, John; 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 1995. The data were collected through the 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. Summary highlights and full data cover: library governance; allied and other special operations; electronic network development; library development services--to public libraries, academic libraries, school library media centers, special libraries, and to systems; service outlets; collections; staff; income; and expenditures. Twenty-eight tables with sub-tables present state library statistics. Appendices include the survey abstract, methodology, facsimile, and recipients of LSCA Titles IV-VIII and/or "other" federal income. Sources for additional information are provided. (SWC)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.; Bureau of the Census (DOC), Suitland, MD.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act