Browse by Subject "Library information networks"

  • (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
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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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  • Borek, Dian; Bell, Brian; Richardson, Gail; Lewis, Walter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article looks at issues surrounding cooperative partnerships between different types of libraries, and between libraries and other organizations. The Ontario School Curriculum Resource (OSCR) and developments in Ontario ...
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  • Jolliffe, J. W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    Project LOG arose from the convergence of two factors: a growing awareness in the great libraries of Great Britain of the potential utility of computers in dealing with their large-scale processing problems, and a very ...
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  • Henderson, Madeline M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    In order to discuss the activities within the federal community looking toward a federal library cooperative center, it may be useful to review the paths by which our group got started on the subject. For that purpose ...
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  • Hendricks, Donald D. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
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  • Cylke, Frank Kurt (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    This paper has two specific purposes: (1) to relate what has been accomplished by the U.S. National Libraries Task Force on Cooperative Activities since its establishment in 1967 and (2) to identify areas which we ...
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