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ERIC Number: EJ337779
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Instructing the Online Catalog User.
Miller, William
Research Strategies, v4 n2 p81-84 Spr 1986
This essay offers suggestions to make online public access catalogs (OPACs) less idiosyncratic and more usable. Discussion covers qualitative difference between online catalog and predecessors, challenge of debunking assumptions, skills for success, maintaining an instructional perspective, catalog development for the people by the people, and the need for conscious involvement. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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