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The Popularity of Picture Books with Television Tie-in Contents in the Public Library
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The Popularity of Picture Books with Television Tie-in Contents in the Public Library
Ladd, Patricia R.;
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This study analyzes circulation statistics of television tie-in picture books from the Wake County Public Library System in North Carolina to determine their popularity among patrons. Caldecott winning picture books were used as a point of comparison. This study also examined OPAC holdings from North Carolina public libraries to determine television tie-in picture book popularity among collection builders. The findings of the study show that television tie-in picture books are found to some degree in the vast majority of North Carolina public libraries, and are more popular than award winners in the Wake County system.
Public Libraries;Children's Literature;Library Circulation, Children's;Television Programs;Picture Book Contents;
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