ERIC Number: ED369407
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Gateways, Gatekeepres, and Roles in the Information Omniverse. Proceedings of the Symposium of the Association of Research Libraries and Association of American University Presses (3rd, Washington, D.C., November 13-15, 1993).
Okerson, Ann, Ed.; Mogge, Dru, Ed.
This volume contains the proceedings of the third joint symposium of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Association of American University Presses (AAUP). The following papers were presented: "Opening Remarks for the ARL-AAUP Symposium" (Lisa Freeman); the keynote address, "We're All in this Together, Aren't We?" (Bruce Sterling); "The Library as Mind" (D. Kaye Gapen); "The Virtual Library; an Index Whose Time Has Passed" (James J. O'Donnell; "Historical Visions and Modern Revisions of Virtual Knowledge" (Eugene Vance); "Digital Preservation, Restoration, and Dissemination of Medieval Manuscripts" (Kevin Kiernan); "Chaucer in 2001" (Mary Wack); "Gatekeepers of Memory: Issues in the Chinese Efforts to Organize Their Textual Legacy" (Michael Fuller); "Gate-Keeping A Garden of Etext Delights: Electronic Texts and the Humanities at the University of Virginia" (David Seaman); "Image Use in Art-Historical Practice" (Michael Ester); "The Economics of Electronic Publishing: Some Preliminary Thoughts" (Colin Day); "Fighting Infotainment: The Nonprofit Sector's Responsibility in an Online World" (Michael Jensen); "Will it Scale Up? Thoughts ABout Intellectual Access in the Electronic Networks" (David Blair); "Copyright" (Peter Givler); "The Role of Subsidiary Rights in Scholarly Communication" (Janet Fisher); "Repertory Licensing in a University Environment" (Isabella Hinds); "Why are There Still Lines at the Teller Windows? Copying With the Information Revolution on Campus" (David Hoekema); and "Redesigning, Not Reinventing, Encyclopaedia Britannica" (Joseph J. Esposito). Ten project reports are followed by a summary of the symposium by Jinnie Davis and a description of a tour of the University of Virginia library by Karen Marshall, (JLB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Communication (Thought Transfer), Computer Uses in Education, Copyrights, Electronic Journals, Electronic Publishing, Faculty Publishing, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Information Networks, Preservation, Professional Associations, Publishing Industry, Research Libraries, Scholarly Communication, Technological Advancement, University Presses
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: Association of American Univ. Presses, New York, NY.; Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.