Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Title

  • Rubin, Richard E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1988)
    The topic for this presentation is the Management of Library Automation as viewed through the twenty-five years of data processing clinic proceedings. In a way, it is a disconcerting topic, because it generates ambivalence: ...

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  • Monmonier, Mark (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    This presentation is a light-hearted mildly self-critical recapitulation of a 1985 book-length essay on the evolution and future of cartographic technology, which emphasizes the significant role of public policy in ...

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  • Ruecking, Frederick H., Jr. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1970)
    Much of the experimentation associated with the MARC Pilot Project at Rice University has been continued into the MARC Distribution Service. Consequently, this review of activity incorporates results from studies using ...

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  • Pulsifer, Josephine S. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1970)
    Since 1966, the State Library has also published the book catalog for North Central Regional Libraries (NCRL) and now provides catalog data from LC proofslips or original cataloging for all new NCRL titles, but neither ...

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  • Griffin, Hillis L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1970)
    My paper covers two aspects of MARC: 1) the MARC Distribution Service and 2) the MARC users themselves. The MARC Distribution Service is the arrangement by which the MARC data are sent off every week to each of the ...

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  • Henderson, Kathryn Luther (1970)
    In April 1969, the Library of Congress began to distribute to other libraries its cataloging services on machine- readable tape. This event has often been compared in importance to that of 1901 when the Library first ...

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  • McGee, Robert S.; Miller, Robert C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1970)
    The University of Chicago Library bibliographic data processing system has been under development since July 1966, and has been in full production operation for ordering and cataloging functions since November 1968. The ...

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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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  • Belanger, Terry (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    Summary of themes presented throughout the 1994 Clinic on Library applications of Data Processing, April 10-12, 1994: Literary texts in an electronic age: Scholarly implications and library services.

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  • Kochtanek, Thomas E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    A digital computer is a programmable device which on the broadest level supports the manipulation of symbols aggregated as data. Simply put, the computer is a tool for creating, maintaining, organizing, storing, transmitting ...

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  • Fosdick, Howard (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981)
    Microcomputer it is a word many of us first heard only a couple of years ago. Yet the technology this word represents holds promise of tremendous change. The changes catalyzed by microcomputing and its associated technologies ...

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  • Lyon, Becky J. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    The concept of the library has broadened a great deal over the past several years. Since the time of cuneiform tablets in Sumerian civilization, libraries have been concerned with storing and accessing recorded ...

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  • Hamner, Walter G. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    Minicomputers are being put to work in many different environments. With every repetitive paper handling task, there is a potential minicomputer application. According to a recent study by International Data Corporation, ...

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  • Curley, Walter W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    Much has been written on the use of computers in libraries but until recently the promise has exceeded the performance. Colleges and universities, by virtue of equipment on campus and the fact that in many instances ...

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  • Grosch, Audrey N. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    When the term "minicomputer" initially was coined it denoted a physically small, low-cost computer using available technology and designed to perform a specific function. Usage of these devices was limited mainly to ...

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  • Waite, David P. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    In January 1974, Information Dynamics Corporation introduced to the library community a nationwide on-line bibliographic and information net- work called BIBNET. Installations have begun and operations are expected to ...

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  • Davison, Wayne (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    This paper will briefly review Stanford University's library automation system, BALLOTS, and the computing environment in which it is imple- mented. The system currently utilizes a PDF 1 1 /45 as a communications ...

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  • Kountz, John C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1984)
    It exudes a state of euphoric glee i.e., our system at work! The most recent episode of this situation comedy (called "free enterprise") was entitled: "It works, it's reliable and cheap so let's dump it!" Thus, it can ...

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  • Vanderheiden, Gregg (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1980)
    In this paper, each of the three areas of handicap visual, physical and cognitive will be explored, along with the different approaches which have been used to provide access to textual information. Some of the approaches ...

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  • Huang, Tom; Mehrotra, Sharad; Ramchandran, Kannan (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997)
    To address the emerging needs of applications that require access to, and retrieval of multimedia objects, we have started a Multimedia Analysis and Retrieval System (MARS) project at the University of Illinois. The project ...

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