ERIC Number: EJ444741
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Library Use and Reading Achievement of Rural Sixth Graders.
Farris, Pamela J.; Hancock, Marjorie R.
School Library Media Annual (SLMA), v9 p142-46 1991
Describes a study that explored the possible relationship between the use of school library materials, participation in paperback books clubs, and the reading achievement of rural sixth graders. Results suggest the importance of the elementary school library media specialist in encouraging reading and assisting with student selection of books. (five references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Grade 6, Learning Resources Centers, Library Circulation, Library Materials, Library Research, Library Role, Media Specialists, Paperback Books, Reading Achievement, Reading Material Selection, Rural Schools, School Libraries, School Surveys, Use Studies, Users (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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