ERIC Number: EJ354476
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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The Network Library System: The History and Description of an Evolving Library-Developed System.
Senzig, Donna M.; Bright, Franklyn F.
Library Hi Tech, v5 n1 p67-75 Spr 1987
Describes the Network Library System, a collaborative development project undertaken by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago libraries, which currently handles an online catalog and a circulation system. The conceptualization of the system, its development and performance, and subsequent changes due to available alternative systems are discussed. (Author/CLB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Bibliographic Utilities, Computer Networks, Cooperative Programs, Databases, Higher Education, Information Systems, Library Automation, Library Networks, Library Technical Processes, Minicomputers, Online Catalogs, Online Systems, Pilot Projects, Systems Development, Union Catalogs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Media Staff; Practitioners
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