Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Title

  • Dyer, Charles (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1977)
    No one can adequately condense the immense field of contract law into a short speech or paper. Expertise in contract law should be left to lawyers. A librarian who attempted to learn contract law would be wasting his ...

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  • Greiner, William E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    As it is preferable to discuss data processing equipment in general, using UNIVAC equipment as typical examples of the tools that are presently available; this paper will be concerned with four main topics: I. THE TOOLS ...

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  • Stewart, Bruce W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1966)
    The Texas A & M University Library embraced automation as a way of life when it became the first library in the Southwest to employ a Data Processing Supervisor as a full-time Library staff member in September, 1964. ...

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  • Barden, William (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    This account deals with the trials and tribulations encountered at the Defense Documentation Center (DDC) during the development stages and later the expansion stages of a data processing system for indexing and retrieving ...

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  • Curley, Walter W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    February 10, 1963 will always be remembered by the staff of the Suffolk Cooperative Library System as the day the button was pushed. Prior to that time, all of the reasons why mechanized data processing might be applicable ...

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  • Davis, Charles H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    These proceedings are unusual in that they consist of papers contributed to a conference that did not take place. The Association of College & Research Libraries, which was later than usual in announcing its own conference, ...

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  • Martin, Susan K. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1991)
    Various aspects of the National Research and Education Network (NREN) are discussed. Legislation currently under consideration is characterized by a focus on the research community to the exclusion of other potential ...

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  • Klemperer, Katharina (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    The volume and variety of electronic information resources, the increase in desktop computing power, and the pervasiveness of networks have combined to make access to information fundamentally different from that of a ...

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  • Cole, Timothy W.; Troutman, Leslie; Mischo, William H.; Chan, Winnie (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    This paper describes the design and continuing development of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library Information Workstation, which provides the primary, in-library patron access to ILLINET Online Plus, ...

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  • Siegel, Martin A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1988)
    A computer/human interface functions at the intersection of machines, people, information, and tasks. Growing emphasis within the library and information science community has been placed on the development of these ...

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  • Toliver, David E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1986)
    One objective of computer intermediary systems is to minimize incidental and accidental differences among the many distinct languages found in online bibliographic retrieval. Three classes of languages are identified: access ...

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  • Shaw, Ward (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1980)
    Basically, the problem of designing an information system for public access is the same as the problem of designing any kind of system, and perhaps can be stated as a question: How do we construct or plan that interaction ...

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  • Arends, Mark (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1985)
    Computerized catalogs are becoming a standard feature in libraries today. The question of how extensively computers will, should, or can economically be used will not be answered for a long time, however. Currently online ...

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  • Peters, Ronnie (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    Designing for the computer screen poses new challenges for the designer. While some of the issues are new such as time, motion, and sound, other aspects such as the readability of typography, the separation and combination ...

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  • Smith, Linda C.; Dalrymple, Prudence W. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    The twenty-ninth annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing was held April 5-7, 1992, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The clinic theme, "Designing Information: New Roles for Librarians," ...

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  • Troll, Denise A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    What, then, is a "gateway" interface? In the domain of information retrieval, a gateway interface essentially provides access to one or more databases in addition to the online public access catalog (OPAC). The definition ...

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  • Rosenberg, Victor (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    "Desktop research" encompasses the various tools that a scholar requires in the course of his or her work. The "scholar's workstation" of the future will involve several software packages from a number of developers to ...

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  • Borgman, Christine L.; Kaske, Neal K. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1980)
    In assessing equipment needs for the conversion loan on-line catalog, the Dallas Public Library initiated a study of current catalog use, with plans to incorporate the findings from the investigation into its design ...

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  • Carss, Brian W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1968)
    In 1959, the Office of Education became particularly interested in developing an information retrieval and dissemination system for research that was carried on under Federal sponsorship. A pilot study was authorized ...

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  • Brudvig, Glenn L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    The University of Minnesota Bio-Medical Library received a three-year grant of $361,729 from the National Library of Medicine in June 1972 to develop a low-cost, stand-alone, library-controlled computer system which ...

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