Browse by Subject "Automatic data processing"

  • Kraft, Donald H. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    If a data processing system is to be most effective, long-range goals and aspirations should be established in the beginning. The system should be designed to do what the librarian wants it to do, not necessarily to do ...
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  • Brown, Jack E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    For purposes of this meeting, it is unnecessary to describe in detail the resources and services provided by the Library suffice to say the National Research Council Library is much more than simply a repository for ...
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  • Brody, Arthur (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    The primary objective of Bro-Dart Industries is to serve libraries. As a result of committing the management and creative and financial resources to this objective, Bro-Dart has become the one company directly involved ...
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  • Haas, Warren J. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    The woods are full of those who have harnessed machines the professional literature of the past few years reports many breakthroughs of far-reaching importance and is filled with one success story after another in such ...
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  • Wilkinson, W.A. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    Data processing techniques have been applied at Monsanto' s Information Center for several reasons: (1) To lower operating costs, (2) To meet future growth requirements with minimum staff and budget, (3) To provide ...
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  • Barden, William (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    This account deals with the trials and tribulations encountered at the Defense Documentation Center (DDC) during the development stages and later the expansion stages of a data processing system for indexing and retrieving ...
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  • Kilgour, Frederick G. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    Various scientific libraries are computerizing their card catalogs; some produce catalog cards and others have gone to book catalogs. At least one library associated with the military establishment is developing an ...
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  • Hayes, Robert M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    The complexity of our modern society science, technology, government, business has become so great that its very existence is made possible only through correspondingly complex mechanisms for communication, processing, ...
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  • Wertz, John A. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    Conferences such as this one have made it increasingly evident that anyone speaking of the computer and the library is no longer dealing with possibilities but with probabilities. Historically, the library profession ...
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  • Dickman, Kern W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    Many years ago an advertisement appeared frequently in popular magazines which displayed a photograph of a man or a woman seated before a piano. The caption below read: "I learned to play in five easy lessons." We are ...
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  • Carroll, Dewey E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1967)
    This volume of Proceedings includes the invited papers that were presented and discussed at the fifth annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing which was conducted from April 30 to May 3, 1967, at Urbana ...
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  • Carroll, Dewey E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1968)
    The sixth annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing was conducted from May 5 to May 8, 1968, at Urbana by the Division of University Extension and the Graduate School of Library Science of the University ...
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  • Schultheiss, Louis A.; Heiliger, Edward M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    Automation of libraries must come about through close cooperation between librarians and "machine people." Each must understand something of the other's specialty. For a starter, a good common language is provided by ...
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  • Adkinson, Burton W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    "Enough has probably been written on the principles of the punched card method and its application to library routines." This statement may seem a peculiar one with which to introduce my paper, but its particular interest ...
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  • Barhydt, Gordon C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    The Center therefore welcomed the opportunity to apply its experience in documentation and information retrieval to the field of education, since it was felt that what could be learned about information retrieval in ...
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