ERIC Number: EJ479714
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
The Canadian Network for the Advancement of Research, Industry, and Education (CANARIE).
Silva, Marcos; Cartwright, Glenn F.
Public-Access Computer Systems Review, v3 n6 p4-14 1992
Discussion of a Canadian high-speed communications network, influenced by the National Research and Education Network (NREN) initiative, focuses on the genesis of the system; expected benefits to Canada's economy, competitiveness, and social welfare; and specific applications such as library resource sharing, free-nets, distance education, and research and development. (Contains 19 references.) (NRP)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Competition, Computer Networks, Economic Development, Economic Impact, Educational Improvement, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Information Technology, Information Transfer, National Programs, Research and Development, Scientific and Technical Information, Shared Library Resources, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada