Design of Library Automation Systems: File Structures, Data Structures, and Tools

Design of Library Automation Systems: File Structures, Data Structures, and Tools

by Michael D. Cooper

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471138846
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/28/1996
Pages: 638
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.49(h) x 1.67(d)

About the Author

Michael D. Cooper is Professor in the School of Information Management and Systems at the University of California, Berkeley, where he teaches courses in the design of library and information systems, database management systems, computer file organizations, and computer data structures. He is the author of more than thirty journal articles and two previous monographs.

Table of Contents

Organization of Library Automation Activities.

Computer System Configurations.

Disk Drives and Disk Files.

Online Catalogs.

Library Circulation Systems.

Library Acquisitions Systems.

Library Serials Systems.

Relational Database Design for an Integrated Library Automation System.

Integrated Data Dictionary for Library Automation.

File Management.

Indexes.

Integrated File Management.

Postings Files.

MARC Record Management.

Search Procedures.

User Interface Management.

Browsing Procedures.

Display Formatting.

Record Editing.

Accounting Systems.

Data Validation.

Authority Control.

Client/Server System Design.

Index.

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