Browse by Subject "Library information networks"

  • Brodman, Estelle (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    When asked to participate in this clinic, I gave the tentative title "Backing Into Network Operations" for my paper because I thought it might be useful to discuss some principles of planning for and consensus making ...
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  • Evans, Glyn T. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    In the years which have elapsed since librarians began to use the computer to attack some of the problems they face, massive technological change has altered computer design and performance. Technical development ...
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  • Epp, Mary Anne (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Experts estimate that only 5 percent of the world’s publishing output is made accessible in alternate formats for people who cannot use print. While some popular commercial digital audio and textual products are available ...
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  • Hormia-Poutanen, Kristiina; Xenidou-Dervou, Claudine; Kupryte, Rima; Stange, Kari; Kuznetsov, Alexander; Woodward, Hazel (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article describes and discusses consortia models in Europe. Emphasis is given to those consortia that support content provision and access to electronic information resources in society. Four country cases are introduced ...
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  • Durno, John (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    The advantages of Web-based document exchange between libraries are just beginning to be systematically explored. This article focuses on general considerations in the development of a Web-based model for electronic document ...
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  • Webster, Peter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article considers the many developments in technology and practice that are making libraries more connected and interdependent. It looks at new integrated online services and reviews the increasing importance of both ...
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  • Randall, G. E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    Interlibrary cooperation in an industrial environment can be described in one short statement-"It ain't easy!" It takes two to cooperate and many industrial libraries are as individual and lonely as a male chauvinist ...
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  • Liu, Lewis G. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1995)
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  • Webster, Peter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Library Trends last considered issues of library cooperation and resource sharing in volume 45, number 3, in the winter of 1997. There have been many important developments related to this far-reaching topic since then. ...
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  • Rao, N. Laxman (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Libraries in India are striving to provide necessary and relevant information to their users. Limited resources have been one main barrier to satisfying the growing informational needs of the users. Now, the Indian libraries ...
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  • Becker, Joseph (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    Louis N. Ridenour stated: "What is needed is a re-evaluation of the library, from the bottom to the top. [...] To mention only one thing, a [research] library should no longer necessarily be regarded as a place where books ...
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  • Webster, Peter (editor) (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Library Trends last considered issues of library cooperation and resource sharing in volume 45, number 3, in the winter of 1997. There have been many important developments related to this far-reaching topic since then. ...
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  • Hammer, Donald P.; Sokoloski, James S. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    In the world of libraries and their related institutions, the Massachusetts Central Library Processing Service is an unusual and unique organization. It is probably the only automated processing center that performs ...
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  • Kohl, David F.; Sanville, Tom (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    The long-term strategy of the academic library community needs to focus on improved cost effectiveness rather than becoming preoccupied with the short-term effects of budget reductions. Fortunately, the rise of consortia ...
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  • McCarn, Davis (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    Over the past few years, there has been increasing talk of "networking." This word has meant two quite different things in library usage. First, it has meant resource sharing, efforts to reduce the cost of duplicating ...
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  • Murphy, Marcy (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1976)
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  • Long, Philip L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    The Ohio College Library Center (OCLC) is a not-for-profit corporation chartered by the state of Ohio to provide a means for greater cooperation among libraries of all types in Ohio and in regional library systems ...
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  • Nilges, Chip (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article describes the Online Computer Library Center’s (OCLC) Open WorldCat program. WorldCat is a worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 member institutions. Open WorldCat seeks ...
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  • Wright, Gordon H. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    While I accepted the invitation to discuss the College Bibliocentre at this Clinic, I cannot say that I did so with equanimity. Quite apart from many organizational difficulties, the systems both in operation and ...
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