[Libs-Or] Pew Internet Releases Report: Younger Americans' Reading and Library Habits

Darci Hanning darci.hanning at state.or.us
Tue Oct 23 13:08:57 PDT 2012

Greetings everyone!

The Pew Internet has released another report that most of you will probably find of great interest, "Younger Americans' Reading and Library Habits".

You can read the full report at their website:

*         http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2012/10/23/younger-americans-reading-and-library-habits/

Or download the PDF version of the full report:

*         http://libraries.pewinternet.org/files/legacy-pdf/PIP_YoungerLibraryPatrons.pdf

If you need the Cliffs Notes version, Mashable has a nice summary of the report here:

*         http://mashable.com/2012/10/23/embargo-oct-23-1201-a-m-et/

Previous reports you may also find of interest can be found here:

*         http://libraries.pewinternet.org/subjects/libraries/

And last but not least, they have provided an overview of their research plans regarding "the role of libraries in users' lives and in their communities":

*         http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2012/04/09/a-sneak-peak-at-our-research-timeline/

Darci Hanning * Technology Development Consultant * Library Development Services
Oregon State Library, 250 Winter St. NE, Salem, OR  97301
503-378-2527 darci.hanning at state.or.us<mailto:darci.hanning at state.or.us>

It's Information Literacy Month in Oregon<http://www.oregon.gov/osl/LD/Pages/resources/InformationLiteracyMonth.aspx>!

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