ERIC Number: ED057847
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Interlibrary Cooperation, Interlibrary Communications, and Information Networks--Explanation and Definition.
Swank, Raynard C.
The principle issues and parameters of concern at this conference on Interlibrary Communications and Information Networks are discussed. Information networks are defined as having information resources, readers, or users, schemes for the intellectual organization of documents and data, methods for the delivery of resources to users, formal organizations of cooperating or contracting information agencies, and bidirectional communications facilities. The major concerns of the conference in each of these broad areas are explained. (Other papers from this conference are available as LI 003361 through LI 003390) (Author)
Descriptors: Conferences, Definitions, Information Networks, Information Services, Library Cooperation, Library Networks, Use Studies
In "Proceedings of the Conference on Interlibrary Communications and Information Networks," edited by Joseph Becker. American Library Association, 50 E. Huron St., Chicago, Ill. 60611 ($15.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Library Association, Chicago, IL.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Interlibrary Communications
Note: (12 References); Working Group A-1