Recent Submissions

  • Hypermedia, Interactive Multimedia, and Virtual Realities 

    Halbert, Martin (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
  • Future User Interfaces and the Common Command Language 

    Crawford, Walt (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
  • Mounting a Full-Text Database Using SPIRES 

    Piovesan, Walter (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
    The demand for enhanced online services has led many libraries to provide users with access to machine-readable indexes and other products in addition to the online catalogue. The proliferation of networks and the merging ...
  • The Libraries at Rensselaer Implement Access to Information Beyond Their Walls 

    Molholt, Pat (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute began automating its libraries some ten years ago. The choice of SPIRES was driven both by its functionality and its cost. With no increased funding available for automation, the library ...
  • An Overview of SPIRES and the SPIRES Consortium 

    Parker, Bo (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
    SPIRES is the Stanford Public Information REtrieval System, a sophisticated information retrieval and database management system. It has been used at Stanford and over forty other research centers and academic institutions ...
  • The University of Guelph Library's SearchMe Public-Access Catalogue 

    Loney, George (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
    The University of Guelph is a medium-sized university located in southwestern Ontario about 100 kilometers from Toronto. The library has been automating its various systems since the mid1960s, starting with electronic data ...
  • Library Information System II: Progress Report and Technical Plan 

    Troll, Denise A. (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)
    This article describes the work at Carnegie Mellon University in library automation and information retrieval systems. Specific projects include: broadening the range of electronic bibliographic resources by adding databases ...
  • Contents 

    Bailey, Charles W., Jr. (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1990)