Descriptive statistical techniques for librarians / Arthur W. Hafner.

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Main Author: Hafner, Arthur Wayne, 1943-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 1998.
Edition:2nd ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • 2.
  • Basic Methods for Data Analysis
  • 3.
  • Data Comparisons in the Library Environment
  • 4.
  • Presenting Numerical Data in Tables and Charts
  • 5.
  • Measures of Central Tendency
  • 6.
  • Measures of Variability
  • 7.
  • Linear Regression and Correlation Analysis
  • 8.
  • Sampling Strategies and Tallying a Survey.