ERIC Number: ED280463
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986-Aug
IFLA General Conference, 1986. Pre-Conference Seminar on Automated Systems for Access to Multilingual and Multiscript Library materials: Problems and Solutions. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).
A seminar which considered problems and solutions regarding automated systems for access to multilingual and multiscript library materials was held as a pre-session before the IFLA general conference in 1986. Papers presented include: (1) "Romanized and Transliterated Databases of Asian Language Materials--History, Problems, and Prospects" (Suzine Har-Nicolescu, United States); (2) "Non-Roman and Multi-Script Bibliographic Databases--Basic Issues in Design and Implementation" (Alan M. Tucker, United States); (3) "Computer Processing of Southeast Asian Scripts, with Particular Reference to Jawi and Thai" (Edward Lim Huck Tee, Malaysia); (4) "Use of Arabic Script in Computerized Information Systems" (Mohammed M. Aman, United States); (5) "Development of Greek Automated Cataloguing System--Victoria, Australia" (Eve Stocker, Australia); (6) "Character Set and Its Control in an Online Cataloguing System--Application at the Center for Bibliographic Information" (Akira Miyazawa, Japan); (7) "Utlas Developments with Japanese and Chinese Scripts" (Jack Cain, Canada); (8) "The CJK (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean) Enhancements to the RLIN (Research Libraries Information Network) System--A Review of Basic Issues" (John W. Haeger, United States); (9) "Bibliographic Control and Library Automation in Japan" (Shojiro Maruyama, Japan); (10) "A Universal Coding System for the Multi-Lingual Environment" (S. S. Tseng, C. C. Hsieh, Jack K. T. Huang, C. T. Chang, and C. C. Yang, Taiwan); (11) "What Next? Issues Arising from Conference Deliberations" (Cynthia J. Durance, Canada); (12)"The Review of the International Standard Bibliographic Descriptions (ISBDs) and Non-Roman Script Publications" (Barbara Jover, United Kingdom); (13) "MINISIS--A Multilingual Information Management System" (Richard Lee, Canada); and (14) "Computers in a Multi-Script Library Environment" (Sylva Simsova and John Clews, United Kingdom). (KM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).