ERIC Number: ED392340
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Realizing the Potential of Information Resources: Information, Technology, and Services. Track 6: Networking and Telecommunications.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Six papers and two abstracts of papers are presented from the 1995 CAUSE conference track on networking and telecommunications issues faced by managers of information technology at colleges and universities. The papers include: (1) "Looking to the Year 2000: Alternatives in Campus Data Networking" (Noam H. Artz and Daniel A. Updegrove), which discusses the emerging vision of the University of Pennsylvania's campus data communications network; (2) "Repackaging and Recycling: Using Information Technology to Enhance Education in the Present and the Future" (Herbert Achleitner and others), on the repackaging of information using Internet, video, and CD-ROM technologies; (3) "The Internet: Changing Relationships and Forging New Practices" (Carol B. MacKnight); (4) "Networks and Learning Environments: Responding to Growing Demands" (Carole Cotton), about the changing roles and nature of campus computer networks; (5) "Altering Time and Space Through Network Technologies to Enhance Learning" (John F. Chizmar and David B. Williams), analyses the role of computer networks in changing the place, time, and nature of learning; (6) "Managing Networked Information" (Kenneth J. Klingenstein), an abstract of a paper on the role of networking in information retrieval; (7) "The 'Business' of Telecommunications" (Alberto Forestier), an abstract of a paper on the costs of telecommunications technology; and (8) "The Classroom of the Future" (Raymond K. Neff), which anticipates the expanding role of technology in the classrooms of the future. Some papers contain references. (MDM)
Descriptors: College Instruction, Colleges, Computer Networks, Computer Uses in Education, Costs, Educational Change, Higher Education, Information Management, Information Services, Information Systems, Information Technology, Internet, Multimedia Instruction, Technological Advancement, Telecommunications, Universities
CAUSE Exchange Library, 4840 Pearl East Circle, Suite 302E, Boulder, CO 80303 (individual papers available to CAUSE members at cost of reproduction).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.