ERIC Number: EJ676565
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Managing Tradeoffs in the Electronic Age.
Wagner, A. Ben
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v54 n12 p1160-64 Oct 2003
Provides an overview of the development of electronic resources over the past three decades, discussing key features, disadvantages, and benefits of traditional online databases and CD-ROM and Web-based resources. Considers the decision to shift collections and resources toward purely digital formats, ownership of content, licensing, and user interfaces. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: CD ROMs, Computer Interfaces, Databases, Decision Making, Electronic Libraries, Library Collection Development, Online Systems, Ownership, Users (Information), World Wide Web
Available electronically: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/jhome/76501873/.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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