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Gerontology and Geriatrics Collections

1st Edition

By Lee Ash


171 pages

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An essential resource for any library where research on aging is conducted--a guide to important and unique holdings in the field.

Table of Contents

Contents Foreword

  • Introduction: A Historical Perspective
  • The Use of Gerontological Resources: A Five Year Analysis of Information Dissemination
  • Integrating Information Technology in Gerontology: The Andrus Gerontological Information Center
  • The National Gerontology Resource Center: The Public Perspective
  • Information Transfer in Gerontology and Health: A Centralized and a Decentralized Model
  • The National Archive of Computer-Readable Data on Aging
  • Information/Documentation on Aging in an International Context: An Analysis by an Information User
  • Selections of Multidisciplinary Information Sources
  • Canadian Information Resources and Services in Gerontology and Geriatrics
  • Collecting Books on Old Age
  • Books of Interest to Special Collections of All Kinds

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gerontology