Use of Public Library Resources and Services by Old Age People: With Special Reference to City Central Library, Dandeli- A Study
The purpose of this study is to examine the utilization of Dandeli City Central Library use, resources, and services among the old age people in Dandeli town. Based on this background, a survey method has been adopted and a well-structured questionnaire was distributed to collect relevant data about usage behavior by the old age people. Data were collected from 80 senior citizens in Dandeli town and final results indicate that maximum usage of the central library is observed in respondents. The overall statistics show that usage, collections, and services of city central library as satisfactory. It was found that old age people visit the library regularly and their usage of literature is mostly read by the users are Novels, magazines, and newspapers.