ERIC Number: EJ534480
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Testing, Testing...Managing Electronic Access in Disparate Times.
Carrington, Bessie M.
Online, v20 n6 p66-70 Nov-Dec 1996
Duke University's Perkins Library (North Carolina) tests electronic resources and services for remote accessibility by examining capabilities on various platforms, operating systems, communications software, and World Wide Web browsers. Problems occur in establishing connections, screen display, navigation or retrieval, keyboard variations, and in printing results. Their goal is to support a wide variety of user environments. (LAM)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Computer Peripherals, Computer Software, Evaluation Methods, Higher Education, Information Retrieval, Information Technology, Library Services, Microcomputers, Problems, Screens (Displays), Telecommunications, Users (Information), World Wide Web
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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