Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Title

  • Tiefel, Virginia M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    The Ohio State University Library has developed The Gateway to Information, which is a computer-assisted program for undergraduate students. The program guides students in identifying, locating, evaluating, and selecting ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (955kB)
  • Mullin, Wayne (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1982)
    When Professor Lancaster called to ask if I would be willing to give a paper on management aspects of the Geac Online Circulation System,* I was both elated and apprehensive because the University of Arizona was in ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Benenfeld, Alan R. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1968)
    Project Intrex is a series of long-range experiments in information transfer which is meant to have particular application to university library services in the next decade. The experimental work currently under ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (3MB)
  • Kozlow, Robert D. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1968)
    The Current Serials Holdings List of the University of Illinois contains records of periodicals and continuations received by the University's Urbana campus Libraries. At Illinois, periodicals are defined as publications issued ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Larson, Ray R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    Digital library (DL) projects are beginning to create very large-scale repositories of digital information on a wide range of topics. As with traditional print libraries, this information can be indexed and retrieved in ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (4MB)
  • Buttenfield, Barbara P. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    The term "scalability" has specific connotations in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) that conventionally relate to monitoring and predicting growth of geographic phenomena. A family of computational models has been ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (788kB)
  • Smith, Linda C.; Gluck, Myke (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    Electronic technologies, including geographic information systems (GIS), are creating new ways of meeting the needs of library users of spatial and cartographic information. The 32nd Annual Clinic on Library Applications ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (21MB)
  • Gluck, Myke (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    Geospatial data are pervasive and the methods of understanding how people resolve their spatial information needs have been diverse. This discussion reviews the role of spatial information in resolving information needs. ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (2MB)
  • 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 ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (981kB)
  • Moen, William E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    The Government Information Locator Service (GILS) is a new federal initiative to assist the public in discovering, identifying, and locating government information. GILS may play a special role in helping the spatial ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (2MB)
  • de Solla Price, Derek (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    I want to emphasize the likelihood of enormous change in the course of adapting to the new technologies. These technologies will give rise to quite a new and essentially human need from librarians and information scientists, ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (890kB)
  • Divilbiss, J.L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    In a practical sense, the minicomputer age began in 1964 with the Digital Equipment Corporation's introduction of the PDF 8. Potential com- puter users who had been unable to afford a $500,000 machine found that for ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (501kB)
  • Lancaster, F.W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    This paper is somewhat different from those presented earlier. The others have dealt with experiences in the provision of information services through the use of machine-readable data bases. By and large, they ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (773kB)
  • Weissman, Jessica R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1988)
    When computers were new, nobody had fun with them except, possibly, the people who created them. The computers themselves were locked away in special rooms and not everybody had access to them. Users, even the most ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (589kB)
  • Kennedy, John P. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    Inefficiencies in machine processing resulting from poor card design can be measured in milliseconds or microseconds per record. Even when dealing with large files, this will usually add up to no more than a few minutes ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (735kB)
  • Davis, Charles H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    The creation of machine-readable databases and computer-based services has always been predicated on the availability of appropriate hardware and software. During the first generation (roughly 1949 to the late 1950s), very ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (242kB)
  • Shaw, Debora (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1985)
    The Twenty-Second Annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing focused on the human aspects of library automation: helping staff and patrons cope. The topic is of considerable importance, as more libraries and ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (9MB)
  • Day, Mark Tyler (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    This paper examines the process by which new academic library services are created in response to a changing academic ecology with reference to a particular case study that of Indiana University's still developing Library ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (1MB)
  • Scott, Peter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1992)
    Hypertext is an alternative to traditional linear text and has been used successfully to create useful indexes on various types of computers. HyperRez, from MaxThink, is discussed in detail, as is the creation of the ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (833kB)
  • Hjerppe, Roland (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    Data, originating in abstractions of realities, and denoting selected aspects, at specific times and places, for particular purposes, are for storage and/or transfer made manifest through representations. Some of the ...

    application/pdf

    application/pdfPDF (220kB)