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ERIC Number: EJ559722
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1091-0808
The Push Is On: What Push Technology Means to the Librarian.
Gustitus, Cheryl
Information Outlook, v2 n1 p21-24 Jan 1998
"Push technology," or Webcasting, employs user defined criteria to search for specific information and deliver it when and where directed, enhancing the value special librarians add to the information dissemination process. This article examines push technology, its Internet and Intranet applications, and commercially available variations; PointCast, Marimba, BackWeb, Microsoft, Netscape, and inCommon. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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