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Library Systems Newsletter [September 1994]

A little over 20 years ago, the job of collecting and maintaining U.S. college catalogs was made easier when a microfiche edition of thousands of college catalogs was introduced. There now is a CD-ROM product—College Source—a CD-ROM of 3,600 college catalogs.

There are several search options: institution name, state, major, degrees, tuition, enrollment size, and affiliation.

The price for the national edition is $798, and four regional editions are price at $348 each. There are standing order discounts.

The product requires a 386-based PC with at least 4MB of RAM. A mouse is recoin mended. Both DOS 3.3 and Microsoft Windows 3.1 are supported.

[Contact: Career Guidance Foundation, 8090 Engineer Road, San Diego, CA 92111; (800) 854-2670; Fax (619) 278-8960.]

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Publication Year:1994
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Library Systems Newsletter
Publication Info:Volume 14 Number 09
Issue:September 1994
Page(s):68
Publisher:American Library Association
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Notes:Howard S. White, Editor-in-Chief; Richard W. Boss, Contributing Editor
Subject: CD-ROM applications
ISSN:0277-0288
Record Number:7567
Last Update:2022-05-18 10:02:19
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00
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