ERIC Number: EJ396924
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Rethinking OPACS: The Design of Assertive Information Systems.
Culkin, Patricia B.
Information Technology and Libraries, v8 n2 p172-77 Jun 1989
Discusses the need to reassess the objectives of online public access catalogs and how those objectives might be met before costly investments are made in electronic versions of "other data" for online catalogs. Several objectives are outlined and their feasibility in the modern telecommunications environment is examined. (two references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A