ERIC Number: EJ276812
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Bibliographic Instruction and the Development of Online Catalogs.
McDonald, David R.; Searing, Susan E.
College and Research Libraries, v44 n1 p5-11 Jan 1983
Discusses the definition of an online library catalog; five factors to be considered by the online catalog designer; user-computer communication (error messages, help screens, prompts, unnatural language); online tutorials and offline instruction offered by bibliographic instruction librarians; and the current situation. Nine references are provided. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A