Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Title

  • Easley, J.A.; Lyman, Elisabeth R.; Bitzer, Donald Lester (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1966)
    The use of a high-speed digital computer as a central control element provides great flexibility in an automatic teaching system. Using a computer-based system like PLATO permits versatility in teaching logics, since ...

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  • Koontz, Christie (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    A definition of legal service or market area is difficult for public library management due to limited available data regarding user residence, and because people may cross service lines for any number of reasons. Yet ...

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  • Johnson, Eric H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    "IODyne (pronounced ""iodine"") is an Internet client program that allows one to retrieve information from servers by dynamically combining information objects. Information objects are abstract representations of bibliographic ...

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  • Srihari, Rohini K. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997)
    "This research explores the interaction of textual and photographic information in an integrated text/image database environment. Specifically, three different applications involving the exploitation of linguistic con-text ...

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  • Sage, Charles R. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    This paper deals with a relatively small project undertaken by the libraries of the three state universities of Iowa that standardized their handling of machine-readable serial records using the MARC II format. ...

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  • Schipma, Peter B. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981)
    Videodiscs are a storage device for information, similar to scrolls, books, motion pictures, or phonograph records. The medium itself is not unlike the phonograph record, and videodiscs can be mass-produced by a stamping ...

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  • Veith, Richard H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981)
    Videotex and teletext are terms that are becoming harder and harder to define, and it is usually necessary to begin by explaining what the terms originally meant. Videotex has been used to refer to computerized ...

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  • Watson, Ellen I.; Hartman, Joel L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    Throughout institutions of higher education, the view of the library takes on many forms: the president may be inclined to see the library as a money pit; the faculty view of their library allocation approaches that of ...

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  • Roistacher, Richard C. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    I believe that our mixed record of success and failure described here is indicative of what must be done to ensure for virtual journals a significant level of readership. Our failures have involved people possessing all ...

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  • Jain, Ramesh (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997)
    The emergence of information highways and multimedia computing has resulted in redefining the concept of libraries. It is widely believed that in the next few years, a significant portion of information in libraries will ...

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  • Allen, Bryce L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    The idea of obtaining subject access to information by being able to visualize an information space, and to navigate through that space toward useful or interesting information, is attractive and plausible. However, this ...

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  • Zich, Bob (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    "Presenting digital information, navigation in search of it, and the techniques employed by search engines to find it, have become intimately entwined. For these reasons, this discussion will roam beyond the narrow subject ...

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  • Cochrane, Pauline Atherton; Johnson, Eric H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)

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  • Penniman, W. David (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    This paper discusses the role of technology in creating successful information services, and also the important role of people in creating successful implementations of new technologies. Much has been written about the ...

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  • Barhydt, Gordon C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1964)
    The Center therefore welcomed the opportunity to apply its experience in documentation and information retrieval to the field of education, since it was felt that what could be learned about information retrieval in ...

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  • Veaner, Allen B. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    I believe it was Adlai Stevenson who said: "Man does not live by words alone, but he sometimes has to eat them." No one wants to be reminded of anything but his successes! So, I sense that in putting together their papers ...

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  • Lancaster, F.W. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1986)
    Considerable emphasis is now being given to the design or redesign of online systems in order to make them "easier to use" and thus "more attractive" to potential users. But do we really know what is meant by "easier to ...

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  • Stam, Deirdre C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)

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  • Hoyt, David R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981)
    Since this is a clinic on library applications of data processing, we ought to be able to answer a few very basic questions before proceeding with the topic of word processer applications at the U.S. Department of ...

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  • Garrett, John R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    I will argue here that distributed digital information, seamlessly integrated into a comprehensive National Information Infrastructure, is essential to realizing Rorty's secular, communitarian vision: the creation and ...

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