ERIC Number: EJ461672
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Humanists, Libraries, Electronic Publishing, and the Future.
Sweetland, James H.
Library Trends, v40 n4 p781-803 Spr 1992
Discusses the impact of computerization on humanists and libraries. Highlights include a lack of relevant databases; a reliance on original text; vocabulary and language issues; lack of time pressure; research style; attitudes of humanists toward technology; trends in electronic publishing; hypertext; collection development; electronic mail; scholarly communication; and preservation. (70 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Computer Networks, Databases, Electronic Mail, Electronic Publishing, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Humanities, Hypermedia, Information Technology, Library Automation, Library Collection Development, Optical Data Disks, Preservation, Research Methodology, Scholarly Communication, Teacher Attitudes, Time Management, Vocabulary
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A