Changing Technology: Opportunity and Challenge

Changing Technology: Opportunity and Challenge

by Alphonse F. Trezza
     
 
New developments in information technology offer powerful capabilities and opportunities--but they also pose certain challenges for decision-makers who must integrate new systems into traditional services. The fifth annual library conference held at Florida State University, In March 1987, brought together some of the leading thinkers in the field of library

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New developments in information technology offer powerful capabilities and opportunities--but they also pose certain challenges for decision-makers who must integrate new systems into traditional services. The fifth annual library conference held at Florida State University, In March 1987, brought together some of the leading thinkers in the field of library technology to consider such issues as centralized versus distributed systems, the effects of technology on reference services, and the importance of the balance between people and technology.

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Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Library Conference, held March, 1987 at the Florida State U. School of Library and Information Studies. Considers such issues as centralized versus distributed systems; effects of technology on reference services; importance of the balance between people and technology. No index; acidic paper. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780816119004
Publisher:
Macmillan Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/01/1988
Series:
Professional Librarian Ser.
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.38(d)

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