Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Subject "Database management"

  • 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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  • 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 ...

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  • Shaw, Debora (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    In consideration of the long-standing title of these meetings as "clinics on library applications of data processing," we should remind ourselves that data processing is a means of improving the work of libraries ...

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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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  • Kitchel, Sidney W. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    If the author had been as creative as Debora Shaw (these proceedings), the title of this paper could have been "Libraries and Object-Oriented Database Systems, or When Do You Need an SST?" However clever the title, the ...

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  • Davis, Joyce N. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1989)
    This particular conference has a long history of providing the opportunity for librarians to join together in their troubles/concerns. In this spirit, the author would like to share, if not her troubles, at least some ...

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