ERIC Number: EJ402685
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Grail of Goodness: The Effective Public Library.
Childers, Thomas; Van House, Nancy A.
Library Journal, v114 n16 p44-49 Oct 1 1989
Describes a national survey aimed at defining effectiveness for public libraries that asked 7 constituent groups (library managers, staff, trustees, users, friends of the library, local officials, and community leaders) to rate the importance of 61 effectiveness indicators. The complex and multidimensional nature of the results is discussed and further research is suggested. (5 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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