ERIC Number: ED127912
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
A Handbook for the Introduction of On-Line Bibliographic Search Services Into Academic Libraries.
Wax, David M.
A handbook is provided for library administrators who are planning to install commercially available on-line interactive search services. It includes guidelines for selecting and organizing the service, staffing, training and orientation, preparing the service sites, promotion and user education, finance, data collection, and service evaluation. Also included are schedules, a basic-characteristics-of-terminals summary, and samples of brochures, forms, and invoices. (LS)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Computers, Costs, Databases, Evaluation, Financial Support, Guides, Information Services, Information Systems, Input Output Devices, Library Automation, Library Services, Online Systems, Personnel, Reference Services, Research Libraries
Office of University Library Management Studies, Association of Research Libraries, 1527 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Council on Library Resources, Inc., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC. Office of Univ. Library Management Studies.