ERIC Number: ED328258
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Beyond Bibliographic Data: Proceedings of the Library of Congress Network Advisory Committee Meeting (Washington, D.C., March 29-31, 1989). Network Planning Paper No. 19.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Network Development and MARC Standards Office.
The seven papers in these proceedings focus on the characteristics and potentials of non-bibliographic databases in the context of library and commercial networks. Following an introduction by Sandra K. Paul, this report presents the individual papers: (1) "User Perspectives and Requirements: Creator of Non-Bibliographic Databases Has To Share with Others" (Rudolph M. Bell); (2) "Making Remotely Sensed Data More Accessible" (Charles E. Olson, Jr.); (3) "Networking and Access to Non-Bibliographic Databases: A Commercial Perspective" (Dennis McDonald); (4) "The Research Libraries Group (RLG) Assessment of Non-Bibliographic Information Needs" (Constance Gould); (5) "Summary of Three Non-Bibliographic Operating Entities" (C. James Schmidt); (6) "Beyond Bibliography or Creating the Rosetta Stone for the 21st Century" (Kenneth Dowlin); and (7) "Non-Bibliographic Databases in the Network Context: Meeting Notes and Discussion Comments" (Ronald F. Miller). A summary of the business session and a meeting agenda are included. (MAB)
Descriptors: Bibliographic Databases, Computer Networks, Full Text Databases, Information Networks, Information Retrieval, Information Storage, Integrated Library Systems, Library Networks, National Programs, Numeric Databases, Online Searching, Research Tools
Cataloging Distribution Service, Library of Congress, Washington, DC 20541.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Network Development and MARC Standards Office.
Note: For Network Planning Paper No. 17--1988 conference, see ED 315 098.