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ERIC Number: EJ896678
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 13
Abstractor: As Provided
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-0337
Implementation of an Integrated Information Management System at the National Library of Wales: A Case Study
Evans, Manon Foster; Thomas, Sian
Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, v41 n4 p325-337 2007
Purpose: This paper aims to describe the experiences of the National Library of Wales in implementing an integrated information management system. Design/methodology/approach: Discusses the stages involved in the procurement process, data migration and general system implementation. Findings: Emphasises the need for a well-prepared yet flexible approach to project planning, and the need for consultation and an ongoing dialogue with staff. Research limitations/implications: Describes the progress of the implementation to May 2007. Originality/value: This paper provides a case study for libraries looking to procure and implement an information management system.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Wales)