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Survey of Special Libraries Serving State Governments, Fiscal Year 1977: [United States]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
2002-07-18
Language
English
Free Keywords
expenditures; facilities; library collections; library services; loans; personnel; public libraries; public schools; school libraries
Description
  • Abstract

    This study was a survey of all libraries in 50 states and the District of Columbia that served departments or organizations within the state governments. Phase I identified the libraries within the states and the District of Columbia. Phase II consisted of surveying these libraries, and developing edit specifications and table programs. These data provide the following information: library name, library address, number of full-time and part-time employees in different departments, expenditures, holdings, and loan transactions.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Collection date: 1977
Geographic Coverage
  • District of Columbia
  • United States
Sampled Universe
A total of 1,134 libraries that served departments or organizations within the state governments of 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Sampling
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Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2226 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics (2002): Survey of Special Libraries Serving State Governments, Fiscal Year 1977: [United States]. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02226.v1