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ERIC Number: ED363315
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 7
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Image Databases.
Pettersson, Rune
Different kinds of pictorial databases are described with respect to aims, user groups, search possibilities, storage, and distribution. Some specific examples are given for databases used for the following purposes: (1) labor markets for artists; (2) document management; (3) telling a story; (4) preservation (archives and museums); (5) research; (6) spreading general information; (7) spreading topical information; (8) spreading specialized information; (9) document handling; (10) providing information on products and services; (11) information on museums and exhibits; (12) remote communication; (13) personnel files; (14) presentations; (15) producing documents; (16) producing educational materials; (17) multimedia production; (18) print media production; (19) television production; (20) creating personalized products; (21) use by students; (22) sales; (23) control of publication rights; and (24) videotext information. One figure provides an example of information stored. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research.
Authoring Institution: N/A