Recent Submissions

  • USMARC Format Integration, Part I: What, Why, and When? 

    Caplan, Priscilla (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1992)
    Introduces and briefly describes modifications to the Library of Congress cataloging rules, to be implemented January 1, 1994, which will allow catalogers to describe multiple formats in a single bibliographic record using ...
  • Two Steps Forward, One Step Back 

    Crawford, Walt (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1992)
    Provides several examples of drawbacks encountered when technological improvements are applied to the public access of library databases. Suggests that technological advances all carry some trade-off and that they should ...
  • Nonbibliographic Applications of Z39.50 

    Kunze, John A. (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1992)
    Describes the use of the Z39.50 information retrieval protocol as the basis for Infocal, a read-only, client/server-based campus information system. Technical considerations in adapting the protocol to nonbibliographic ...
  • Contents 

    Bailey, Charles W., Jr. (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1992)