ERIC Number: ED196435
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Oct-4
Reference Count: 0
Electronic Publishing and Its Implications for Libraries.
King, Donald W.
This paper discusses the future effects of information technology on libraries and library services, emphasizing the roles of online retrieval systems and electronic processes involving published literature. The following aspects are examined: line charges and terminal costs, a comprehensive electronic journal system, interlibrary loans, electronic publishing via text editing systems, economic constraints, and technological constraints. The focus throughout is on scienific and technical information. Eleven references are cited. (FM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers: Scientific and Technical Information