Browse 1979: The Role of the Library in an Electronic Society by Title

  • Hooper, Robert S.; Henderson, Susanne (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) have consolidated resources to build a "paperless" information system called SAFE (Support for the Analysts' File Environment). The system ...

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  • Gorman, Michael (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    The context in which this paper is set is that of the research library. The automation of technical processes in those libraries is already underway, is increasing and should be encouraged. I shall not here address the ...

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  • Salton, Gerald (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1979)
    The combination of large memory capacities, intelligent front-end devices for user/system interaction, and distributive computing methodologies have changed the outlook for the mechanization of library processes. Accordingly, ...

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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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