ERIC Number: EJ421764
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Library Automation, 1970-1990: From the Few to the Many.
Boykin, Joseph F., Jr.
Library Administration & Management, v5 n1 p10-15 Win 1991
Discusses key developments in library automation. Topics discussed include online database vendors; bibliographic utilities; local online systems, i.e., turnkey circulation systems and academic systems that have incorporated online catalogs, circulation, acquisitions, and serials control; commercial integrated systems; CD-ROMs; local online database searching; microcomputers; the facsimile or fax machine; and future possibilities. (16 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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