ERIC Number: EJ610116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Age Profile of Librarianship.
Wilder, Stanley J.
Journal of Library Administration, v28 n3 p5-14 1999
Examines the age demographics of ARL (Association of Research Libraries) members in the larger context of North America's trend toward population aging. Discusses how the baby boom affected hiring in higher education by creating a need for increased staffing and by having a large number of baby boomers as librarians. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Aging in Academia, Baby Boomers, Higher Education, Librarians, Personnel Selection, Population Trends
The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: North America