ERIC Number: EJ370776
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
The First Wave: CD-ROM Adoption in Offices and Libraries: I.
Paisley, William; Butler, Matilda
OCLC Micro, v4 n1 p19-23 Feb 1988
The first of two articles provides an overview of four revolutions in publishing--the movable-type printing press, mechanization, the computer, and optical disc technology. The first phases of CD-ROM development--demonstration of feasibility and testing of replacement functions--are described and compared with earlier technologies. (3 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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