ERIC Number: EJ303180
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Library Use and Personality: The Relationship between Locus of Control and Frequency of Use.
Powell, Ronald R.
Library and Information Science Research, An International Journal, v6 n2 p179-90 Apr-Jun 1984
Examines the relationship between personality, as represented by Rotter's internal versus external control of reinforcement (locus of control), and frequency of public library use by university freshmen. Review of literature, hypothesis for study, definitions (independent and dependent variables), methodology and data collection, and findings are highlighted. Seventeen references are cited. (EJS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Rotter Internal External Locus of Control Scale