Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Title

  • Larsgaard, Mary Lynette (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    This discussion deals with using traditional library cataloging methods- e.g., Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR), USMARC to catalog planetospatial data in digital form and the problem areas that have come to light.

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (915kB)
  • Guenther, Rebecca S. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    This paper considers special problems in providing bibliographic control of and access to electronic texts and how they are being addressed by the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, 2d ed. 1988 rev., and the MAchine-Readable ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Runkle, Martin (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1991)
    This paper discusses, from the viewpoint of a library administrator, the economic and funding problems raised by the involvement of academic libraries in networks. With increased access to electronic information provided ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (849kB)
  • Olsgaard, John N. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1982)
    Most of the presentations given at this clinic have made two assumptions: that library managers understand the functioning and capabilities of automated systems; and, given that they understand the system, that they will ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Jensen, Mary Brandt (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    Although the primary purpose of both copyright and the nets is to expand the publicly available knowledge base, the way each goes about expanding the knowledge base can be quite different. To avoid potential conflicts, ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (628kB)
  • Crane, Herbert P. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1984)
    Thomas Carlyle remarked that the true university is a collection of books. He could not, of course, have foreseen the range of services libraries provide today films, audio- and videotapes, microfiche, and computerized access ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (356kB)
  • Cole, Fred C., Jr. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1970)
    In 1966 Autocomp was founded as an information systems and computer software company to work principally in the text data input, manipulation, full-text retrieval, and photocomposition areas. Autocomp developed an ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (426kB)
  • Cisler, Steve (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Dowlin, Kenneth E.; Fuller, Elizabeth (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    How do you change a nice, traditional library into a community information center? The literature is full of bright ideas, but a mere facelift will not do it. We must change our image, provide rapid information services, ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (514kB)
  • Segal, Jo An S. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1983)
    Since Sunday evening we have enjoyed outstanding papers on the competencies required for the use of the new information technologies in librarianship. We have looked at the needs for using technology, the kinds ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (647kB)
  • Nikecki, Danuta A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1983)
    The classic dichotomy within librarianship roughly divides the profession's functions into two the technical activities of acquiring and organizing recorded information on the one hand and on the other hand the public ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (990kB)
  • Griffiths, José-Marie (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1983)
    One of the paradoxes of the phenomenal growth of the information community is that librarianship, one of the oldest and most respected of information professions, is experiencing great difficulties as a profession at a ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (416kB)
  • Stromberg, Donald H. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1966)
    Librarians must look to the future information needs of a country expanding in population, technology and educational requirements. The "information explosion" is placing an additional strain on existing methods of ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (903kB)
  • Perreault, George R. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    "The index to the Abraham Lincoln Papers is a direct result of Public Law 84-147, dated August 16, 1957, the object of which is to inspire informed patriotism, to provide greater security for the original manuscripts, and ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (776kB)
  • 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 ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (629kB)
  • Kubitz, William J. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    In order to understand the impact of computer technology in the 1980s one must first understand the force underlying its ever-widening proliferation: electronic integrated circuit technology. Integrated circuit ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (2MB)
  • Hawkins, Donald T.; Stevens, B.A.; Pierce, A.R. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    This paper describes some of the experiences we have had with com- puter-aided information retrieval during the past years in the Bell Telephone Laboratories library network. In order to put the environment in which ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (2MB)
  • Thomson, James W.; Muller, Robert H. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1968)
    In 1963, Connie Dunlap, then Head of the Acquisition Department of the University of Michigan Library, began thinking about pursuing an alternative approach to the existing manual book-ordering system. This interest ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (2MB)
  • Kennedy, Robert A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1982)
    Not the least of the benefits of automating libraries and information centers is the enhanced ability to monitor processes and services, to collect, structure, analyze, and report critical or useful data hitherto ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • 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 ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)