ERIC Number: EJ380503
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Inventing the Electronic University.
Lewis, David L.
College and Research Libraries, v49 n4 p291-304 Jul 1988
Describes the effects of electronic technologies on instruction, scholarly communication, and the storage and preservation of knowledge in higher education. The discussion covers the need to restructure universities, resolve the conflict between institutional autonomy and standardization, and explore new patterns of funding and staffing. (50 notes with references) (Author/CLB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Educational Technology, Financial Support, Higher Education, Information Technology, Institutional Autonomy, Library Automation, Library Personnel, Library Role, Organizational Change, Scholarly Communication, Scholarship, Technological Advancement, Telecommunications, Universities
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A