ERIC Number: EJ479712
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Two Steps forward, One Step Back.
Public-Access Computer Systems Review, v3 n5 p31-32 1992
Provides several examples of drawbacks encountered when technological improvements are applied to the public access of library databases. Suggests that technological advances all carry some trade-off and that they should be employed cautiously. (NRP)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Bibliographic Databases, Evaluation, Higher Education, Improvement, Information Retrieval, Information Sources, Information Systems, Librarians, Online Catalogs, Public Libraries, Reference Materials, Reference Services, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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