ERIC Number: EJ446130
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Historical Development of Computer-Assisted Literature Searching and Its Effects on Librarians and Their Clients.
Perry, Edwin M.
Library Software Review, v11 n2 p18-24 Mar-Apr 1992
Reviews the developments of the 1960s that laid the groundwork for computer-assisted literature searching (CALS), the establishment of CALS as a major research tool in the 1970s, and the advent of end-user online CALS programs in the 1980s. The impact of CD-ROM products on librarians and students, future prospects, and global concerns affecting CALS are addressed. (five references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A