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Public access to online catalogs a planning guide for managers by Joseph R. Matthews

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Published by Online, Inc. in Weston, CT .
Written in English


  • Online library catalogs.,
  • Library catalogs and users.,
  • Online bibliographic searching.

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Edition Notes

StatementJoseph R. Matthews.
LC ClassificationsZ699 .M37 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 345 p. :
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3498630M
ISBN 100910965005
LC Control Number82018777

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The Library of Congress Online Catalog contains approximately 14 million records representing books, serials, computer files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and visual materials. The Online Catalog also displays searching aids .   ALIC's Online Public Access Catalog is currently down for maintenance. Staff and researchers may contact the library reference desk via email to confirm availability. This page was last reviewed on Septem   To "catalog" a book or other form of library material involves several interrelated processes which all contribute to the achievement of Charles Ammi Cutter's "objects" for a catalog: To enable a person to find a book of which the author, title, or subject is known; To show what the library has by a given author, on a given subject, or in a. Digitalia Public Library offers Spanish language e-books that can be read online or downloaded to devices, as well as language courses for Spanish, English, and "Quick Languages", a course in simple words and phrases in 12 languages. Also offers multimedia sections with art, music and PC instruction.