ERIC Number: EJ342792
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Retrospective Conversion: Issues and Perspectives. A Forum.
Drabenstott, Jon, Ed.
Library Hi Tech, v4 n2 p105-20 Sum 1986
Six prominent consultants consider the technical dimensions of retrospective conversion, the appropriate standards to employ, the proper relationship of conversion activities to the entire automation project, and several options available for converting a bibliographic database into machine-readable format: online or batch shared cataloging databases, online local cataloging databases, or contracted services. (Author/EM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Media Staff; Administrators; Practitioners
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