ERIC Number: EJ615264
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Future of Library Automation in Schools.
School Libraries in Canada, v20 n1 p9-10 2000
Addresses the future of library automation programs for schools. Discusses requirements of emerging OPACs and circulation systems; the Schools Interoperability Framework (SIF), an industry initiatives to develop an open specification for ensuring that K-12 instructional and administrative software applications work together more effectively; home to school connection programs; the Application Service Provider (ASP) Model; and other innovations to watch for. (Contains 4 references.) (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Information Systems, Library Automation, Library Services, Online Catalogs, School Libraries
Canadian Library Association, 200 Elgin St., Suite 602, Ottawa, ON, ON K2P IL5, Canada.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A