ERIC Number: EJ420328
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Compact Disk Indexing and Its Effects on Activities in an Academic Library.
Moore, May M.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v16 n5 p291-95 Nov 1990
Examines the effects of compact disk technology on a medium-sized academic library. Statistical data before and after the acquisition of compact disk indexes are compared in the areas of staff training; librarians' teaching loads; reference desk activity; periodicals acquisition, use, and retention; interlibrary loan activity; and online searching. (11 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Comparative Analysis, Higher Education, Indexes, Interlibrary Loans, Library Acquisition, Library Materials, Library Personnel, Library Services, Library Statistics, Online Searching, Optical Data Disks, Periodicals, Reference Services, User Satisfaction (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A