ERIC Number: EJ493339
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Attitudes of Academic Librarians toward CD-ROM Indexes and Print Cancellation.
Condic, Kristine Salomon; Lepkowski, Frank J.
RQ, v34 n1 p48-58 Fall 1994
Describes a survey of academic librarians that investigated issues relating to CD-ROM indexes, including print index cancellations; cost versus other factors in cancellations; database vendors' charging structure; CD-ROM durability; student preference for CD-ROM over print; and effective use without librarian assistance. (22 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Costs, Databases, Higher Education, Indexes, Librarian Attitudes, Library Collections, Library Surveys, Online Vendors, Optical Data Disks, Printed Materials, Questionnaires, Search Intermediaries, Search Strategies, Student Attitudes, Tables (Data), Users (Information)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires; Journal Articles
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