ERIC Number: EJ439877
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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CD-ROM--A Viable Alternative to Online Searching for Academic Libraries?
Dubbeld, Catherine E.
Electronic Library, v9 n4-5 p245-50 Aug-Oct 1991
Discussion of CD-ROM as an alternative to online searching for academic libraries focuses on a comparison between online and CD-ROM costs at the University of Natal (South Africa) library. Other factors examined include funding methods; user fees; staff involvement; user training; user access, including search intermediaries and networking; and computer security. (37 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa