Browse 1998: Successes & Failures of Digital Libraries by Series/Report "Successes & Failures of Digital Libraries: [papers presented at the 1998 Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing, March 22-24, 1998]"

  • Neumann, Laura J.; Bishop, Ann Peterson (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)
    In 1994, as part of its commitment to the National Information Infrastructure (Nil), the NSF, DARPA, and NASA funded six digital library projects at different universities (under the Digital Libraries Initiative — called ...

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  • Marshall, C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2000)
    If order-making in the large is part of the institutional mission of libraries, then order-making in the small—i.e., the informal work of annotating and organizing materials collected in the service of particular dayto- day ...

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  • Levy, David M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)
    Who can doubt that these are exciting times, pregnant with possibility? Current technological developments, such as the World Wide Web, seem to promise new and more engaging ways of learning, access to great storehouses ...

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  • Hickey, Thomas B. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)
    OCLC operates many services and programs for libraries, but the major ones are an online cataloging system, an interlibrary loan system, and a reference service. The reference service (FirstSearch) includes full-text databases ...

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  • Ingoldsby, Tim (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)

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  • Chen, Hsinchun (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)
    In this era of the Internet and distributed multimedia computing, new and emerging classes of information systems applications have swept into the lives of office workers and everyday people. New applications ranging from ...

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  • Wedgeworth, Robert (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000)
    Technology transfer, as it will be used in this article, refers to the transformation of research information into marketable products and services. Although it occurs most frequently within a corporate context— within and ...

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