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ERIC Number: EJ423274
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0099-0086
Analyzing Library Survey Data Using Factor Analysis.
Phillips, Linda L.; Lyons, William
College and Research Libraries, v51 n5 p483-89 Sep 1990
Illustrates the use of factor analysis in interpreting large sets of data. Describes how factor analysis of a 19-question survey revealed faculty opinions about library policies for (1) computerized access; (2) circulation; (3) specialized collections/services; and (4) the general collection. A characterization of each category is followed by suggested applications of the factor analysis technique. (Author/SD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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