Browse 1978: Problems and failures in library automation by Title

  • Lancaster, F.W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    The Fifteenth Annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing was held April 23-26, 1978, at the Illini Union Building, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At earlier clinics the papers were almost exclusively ...

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  • Kountz, John C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    There is no single or best approach to portray the idiosyncrasies, real and imaginary, involved in contracting in most organizations. However, all this is simplified when the scope of discussion is narrowed to ...

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  • Dasgupta, Kalpana (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    The major activites of the different categories of Indian libraries are mainly routine work, such as acquisition, circulation, management, processing, reference and bibliographic service, periodical holdings, ...

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  • Divilbiss, J.L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    I will not pretend that the sentiments expressed here are anything other than personal views arising from my teaching certain courses in the Graduate School of Library Science at the University of Illinois. It would be ...

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  • Brodman, Estelle (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    I know of at least three other contributing reasons which might explain the dearth of reports telling of the demise or required reconstruction of library automation systems. These are: (1) the emotion of the newly-converted, ...

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  • Kunkel, Douglas F. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    WARNING: Building a network may be hazardous to your health. Depending on network philosophy and guidelines, networking may demand unparalleled cooperation and communication among libraries. If cooperation within a ...

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  • Corey, James F. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1978)
    The automated circulation system discussed in this paper was in existence in the spring of 1978 when the fifteenth annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing was held. The system was not a failure in the ...

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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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