ERIC Number: ED355948
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Macintoshed Libraries 4. Fourth Edition.
Valauskas, Edward J., Ed.; Vaccaro, Bill, Ed.
This annual collection contains the following 14 papers about the use of Macintosh computers in libraries: "Of Mice and Macs: The Integration of the Macintosh into the Operations and Services of the University of Tennessee, Memphis Health Science Library" (Lois M. Bellamy); "Networking Reference CD-Roms in the Apple Library" (Mary Ellen Bercik); "In Splendid Isolation: The Macintosh at the University of the Arts Libraries" (Stephen Bloom): "A Shareware System Shared" (Carol Bonham); "Database Publishing by the Shores of the Chesapeake" (Kay Brodie and Claudia Jewell); "Business Sense: Using the Macintosh in a Business School Library" (Lene Byskov and Jorgen Albretsen); "Macintoshing the Special Library: A Case Study" (George H. Drury); "The 'Macintoshed Life'...in a Junior High School Library Setting" (Carol Felch); "Using HyperCard as a Promotional Tool" (Barbara Mattscheck); "It Started Slowly...and It Grew...And Grew...And Grew" (Mary E. Okarma); "The HyperCard Library Instruction Project" (Joan Parker); "How I Learned to Stop Worrying...(and Love the Macintosh)" (Barbara Passoff); "Reach Out and Type at Someone (or How I Found Happiness in Sleepless Nights on the Fidonet)" (Alan Rowoth); and "USCInfo: A Development Platform for Tomorrow's Information Rich Environment" (John Waiblinger). Also included are an introduction, "Survival of the Fittest: The Evolution of The Macintosh in Libraries" (Edward J. Valauskas); a directory of vendors; an index; and "Toolbox," a list of hardware, software, typeface, and output used in the publication of this collection. (ALF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Computer Networks, Computer Software, Desktop Publishing, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Hypermedia, Information Retrieval, Library Automation, Library Instruction, Library Services, Microcomputers, Online Searching, Public Libraries, Reference Services, School Libraries, Special Libraries
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Apple Library Users Group, Cupertino, CA.