ERIC Number: EJ615263
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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On-Site School Library Automation: Automation Anywhere with Laptops.
Gunn, Holly; Oxner, June
School Libraries in Canada, v20 n1 p7-8 2000
Four years after the Halifax Regional School Board was formed through amalgamation, over 75% of its school libraries were automated. On-site automation with laptops was a quicker, more efficient way of automating than sending a shelf list to the Technical Services Department. The Eastern Shore School Library Automation Project was a successful pilot that paved the way. Includes advantages and disadvantages of on-site automation. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Library Automation, Library Development, School Districts, School Libraries
Canadian Library Association, 200 Elgin St., Suite 602, Ottawa, ON, ON K2P IL5, Canada.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Canada