ERIC Number: EJ491488
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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The Distribution of Information: The Role for Online Public Access Catalogs.
Matthews, Joseph R.
Information Services & Use, v14 n2 p73-78 1994
Describes the Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) and the inclusion of abstracting and indexing industry databases in OPACs. Topics addressed include the implications of including abstracting and indexing tape and CD-ROM products in OPACs; the need for standards allowing library systems to communicate with dissimilar CD-ROM products; and computer, library, and publishing industry trends. (KRN)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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