ERIC Number: EJ549328
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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From Acting Locally to Thinking Globally: A Brief History of Library Automation.
Borgman, Christine L.
Library Quarterly, v67 n3 p215-49 Jul 1997
Discusses the history of American and British experiences with library automation and contrasts them with recent developments in central and eastern Europe. Highlights include efficiency of internal operations, including cataloging data; access to internal and external library resources, including online catalogs and document delivery; and interoperability of information systems. (116 references) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain); United States