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Media/File Report

National education longitudinal study, 1988: base year through third follow-up [1988-1994].

QD-020-006-4-1-United States-NCES-1988

Media Number: 7092

Media Type: CD-ROM

Media Format: High Sierra/ISO 9660 compatible

Date Purchased: 11/20/1999

Date Written: 11/20/1999

Comments: The root directory contains the README.TXT file (ASCII) plus:

\ECBW Contains all of the ECB files required for running the system and \HOW2USE.ECB, a brief explanation of the DOS ECB.

\NELS92 Contains the base year through second follow-up (BY-F2) data file (as opposed to ECB files) for the NELS:88 sample.

\NELS94 Contains all of the BY-F3 data files for the third follow-up respondents to NELS:88.

\DOCU Contains \ECBGUIDE.WP5, a comprehensive manual for the ECB and new NELS:88 data on this CD. Also contains manuals and reports that fully document the design and implementation of the NELS:88 survey components.

\MISC Contains the text files that were used to create the resource files for the ECB systems. 3/2000 This CD replaces March 96 release CD, because it has a new version of ECB program.

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1 . 1 0 NELS 88-92 data and documentation
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