LIBRES: Library and Information Science Research Electronic Journal

ISSN 1058-6768
June, 1996
Quarterly
Volume 6, Issue 1/2

TELECOMMUTING AND CATALOGING: ALTERNATIVES TO TRADITIONAL TECHNICAL SERVICES


TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editor's Preface

by Dr Brad Eden
Coordinator, Technical Services
Automated Library Services
North Harris Montgomery Community
College District
Houston, Texas
beden@life.jsc.nasa.gov


Research and Applications Section
(peer-reviewed)

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Computing Aids with Potential Applications in Telecommuting: Local Developments in Serials Cataloging

by

John Blosser jblosser@nwu.edu
and
Wei Zhang wei5@nwu.edu

Indexing: the Ideal Cottage Industry

by

Jonathan Jermey & Glenda Browne, Blaxland NSW Australia
E-mail - jonathan@magna.com.au
Web - http://www.magna.com.au/~jonathan

Telecataloging: a Consideration of Present and Future Practices

Joan Leysen
and
Nancy Pelzer
jleysen@iastate.edu
npelzer@iastate.edu

Essays and Opinions Section

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The Impact of Technology on Library Space Requirements

by

Alan Barney
College Librarian, Barat College,
Lake Forest, Illinois, U.S.A. afbarn19@starnetinc.com

Transferring Corporate Service Philosophy to a Library Setting

by

David King
Electronic Services Librarian
University of Southern Mississippi
dlking@ocean.st.usm.edu
http://ocean.st.usm.edu/~dlking/

Circulation and Data Migration: A CARL Systems to Innovative Interfaces Case Study

Scott Seaman
University Of Colorado
Norlin Library
Cb 184 Rm E157
Boulder, Co 80309
seaman@spot.Colorado.Edu


News from Other Journals and News

            

1.    BUBL WWW/Gopher Subject tree Updates to 24th May 1996



2.    BUBL LIS Updates to 24th May 1996



3.    May issue D-Lib Magazine

          Announcement



4.    Spring 1996 LITA Newsletter

          Announcement



5.    Building the European Information Society for Us All

          Parts of the Report



6.    The Information Society

       (An International Quarterly Journal)

            Information and Call for Papers



7.    GREYNETís NEWSLETTER

          Vol 5, No 2, 1996



8.    GOVERNMENT INFORMATION IN CANADA

          Volume 2, Winter 1996



9.    Delivering information support electronically

          Information



10.   Electronic communication with FID

          Temporary email address



11.    Information research - journal

          Volume 1, no 3.



12.    Electronic Journals on the Internet?

          Information



13.    Cooperative institutional subscriptions to commercial subscription  e-journals

          Information



14.    Interpersonal Computing and Technology

          vol 4 no 2, April 1996, p 1 - 6



15.    LITA Scholarship

          Announcement



16.    ACRL/CNI Internet Education Project

          Announcement



17.    FARNETís Washington Update

          April 26, 1996



18.    Your complete Internet guide

         Announcement



19.    Version 21 of E-Publishing Bibliography

          Announcement



20.    2 Year Information Fellows Program (Connecticut)

          Announcement



21.    International Summer School - Aberystwyth

          Announcement



22.    The Critical Review of Library and Information Science Literature

          Call for Papers



23.    Final snippets



Meetings Section

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CONFERENCES and MEETINGS





MEETING 1)  JULY 14 - 19 1996

The Cornell Univesity Library Department of Preservation and Conservation

SUMMER 1996 WORKSHOP:  DIGITAL IMAGING FOR LIBRARIES AND ARCHIVES

Ithaca, New York



MEETING 2) JULY 15 - 19 1996

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR KNOWLEDGE ORGANIZATION

FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Washington, DC, USA



MEETING 3)  JULY 15-19 1996 AND JULY 29 - AUGUST 2 1996

INSTITUTE ON DIGITAL LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT

The Library, University of California, Berkeley



MEETING 4) 4-16 AUGUST 1996

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL ON THE DIGITAL LIBRARY

Netherlands



MEETING 5)  14-16 AUGUST 1996

Information Seeking in Context 

Tampere, Finland



MEETING 6) 21-22 August 1996

Hong Kong Library Association

The Hong Kong Library and Information Network: A 

Virtual Gateway to China"

Hong Kong





MEETING 7) 25-31 August 1996

Hong Kong Library Association

Registration Form



MEETING 8) 25-31 August 1996

The 62nd IFLA Conference

Beijing, China

Invitation



MEETING 9) 25-31 AUGUST  1996 

WORKSHOP ANNOUNCEMENT

CONNECTIONS AND COLLABORATIONS: USING THE INTERNET IN LIBRARIES.

62nd IFLA Council and General Conference



MEETING 10) 25-31 AUGUST 1996 

DIGITAL LIBRARIES, TECHNOLOGIES AND ORGANIZATIONAL IMAPACTS

62nd IFLA Council and General Conference



MEETING 11) 1-4 SEPTEMBER 1996

International Symposium on Academic Libraries

in the 21st Century

Shanghai, People's Republic of China



MEETING 12) 8-10 SEPTEMBER 1996

Information Infrastructure Project

Harvard University



MEETING 13) 16-17 SEPTEMBER 1996 

Australian Communication Conference

Teaching Communication Skills in a Technological Era

Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Call for papers.



MEETING 14) 25-27 SEPTEMBER 1996 

European Serials Conference And Exhibition 

Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland,



MEETING 15) 5-7 OCTOBER 1996

The Twenty-Fourth Annual

Telecommunications Policy Research Conference

Solomons, Maryland, USA



MEETING 16) 16-17OCTOBER 1996

International Information Management Conference

"INFORMATION - THE FOURTH RESOURCE"

LONDON, ENGLAND



MEETING 17) 16-19 OCTOBER 1996

W e b  N e t - 9 6

WORLD CONFERENCE OF THE WEB SOCIETY

San Francisco, CA USA



MEETING 18) 21-26 OCTOBER 1996

Global Complexity: Information, Chaos And Control

ASIS 1996 Annual Meeting

Baltimore, Maryland

Call For Participation



MEETING 19) 21-25 OCTOBER 1996

The Networking Information Society Globalization of 

Information

Graz Austria



MEETING 20) 25-26 OCTOBER 1996

THE SECOND GREAT LAKES INFORMATION

SCIENCE CONFERENCE

University of Toronto



MEETING 21) 1-2 NOVEMBER 1996 

Library Research Seminar I

Partners and Paradigms: Library Research in the 

Information Age

Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA

Call For Papers



MEETING 22) 11-15 NOVEMBER 1996 

9th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on NEW INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

NIT'96

Pretoria, Republic of South Africa



MEETING 23) 18 NOVEMBER 1996 

Information Forecasts and Grey Literature"

THE SECOND U.S. WORKSHOP ON GREY LITERATURE

Washington, D.C. USA



MEETING 24) 19-20 DECEMBER 1996 

DLM FORUM (ELECTRONIC RECORDS)

Co-operation Europe-wide

19th-20th December 1996

Brussels, Belgium

Call for Papers



MEETING 25) 27-30 JANUARY 1997 

Fifth international BOBCATSSS symposium in Budapest

under the auspices of Council of Europe and EUCLID

Call for papers and participation



MEETING 26) 21-23 APRIL 1997 

THE ROLE OF LIBRARIES IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Central Technological Library, Ljubljana, Slovenia

First announcement and call for papers:







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