ERIC Number: EJ472985
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
The "Golden Triangle"--Users, Librarians and Suppliers in the Electronic Information Era.
Smith, N. R.
Information Services and Use, v13 n1 p17-24 1993
Discussion of the relationship between users, librarians, and vendors as it has been influenced by electronic databases and communications networks highlights experiences at Aston University (United Kingdom). Topics addressed include mediated searching; direct user access to databases; impacts on staff; user demand; costs; CD-ROM networks; electronic journals; and future possibilities. (Contains three references.) (LRW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, College Libraries, Computer Networks, Costs, Databases, Electronic Journals, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Information Networks, Librarians, Library Automation, Online Systems, Optical Data Disks, Search Strategies, Telecommunications, User Needs (Information), Users (Information)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom