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Patterns of rural adult public library use

Patterns of rural adult public library use

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Published by University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby M. Lisa deGruyter
The Physical Object
FormatTypescript
Paginationxi, 200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25877677M
OCLC/WorldCa18008699

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The Public Library and the Internet Survey does not necessarily support technology over reading promotion. In fact, the study shows that last year % of rural public libraries offered e-books in the library and % offered e-books remotely, in addition to . is to discuss the impact of technology and networks on the future of rural public library service, and to describe how this impact will improve the quality and accessibility of service to the rural library patron.’ John W. Head in a summary article on rural public libraries in the ALA Yearbook. stated that: “A.

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