Information Management Technology: A librarian's guide

Information Management Technology: A librarian's guide

by Paul F. Burton, J. Howard Petrie

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780412341304
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 01/01/1991
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1 Electronics for microcomputers.- 2 Microcomputers: the building blocks.- 3 Software concepts.- 4 Systems for information retrieval and data management.- 5 Applications in information retrieval and management.- 6 Management and administration of information services.- 7 The microcomputer as a resource.- 8 Selecting the software.- 9 Selecting the hardware.- 10 Implementation and system management.- Appendix A Software for information retrieval and library applications.- A.1 Integrated systems.- A.2 Information retrieval.- A.3 Acquisitions.- A.4 Cataloguing.- A.5 Circulation control.- A.6 Online search assistance.- A.7 Serials control.- Appendix B Organizations.- Appendix C An example of information retrieval using the FIRS system.- C.1 Creation of a database.- C.2 Enter data records into database.- C.3 Searching the database.- References.

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