ERIC Number: EJ413620
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
The Electronic Revolution in Libraries: Microfilm Deja Vu?
Cady, Susan A.
College and Research Libraries, v51 n4 p374-86 Jul 1990
Reviews the use of microfilm as an acquisitions and preservation tool in academic libraries, and discusses how this use has fallen short of predictions that microfilm would revolutionize research methodology and scholarly productivity. This history is used to provide cautionary guidance in approaching the era of electronic documentation. (35 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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