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Library automation from A - Z


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Abstract: Full day workshop. If you will be selecting a new system or are beginning to do comparison shopping for a future library system, plan now to attend this practical workshop that details the nitty gritty of selection and implementation of a library system. You will lean about developing a preliminary budget, creating an RFP, evaluating responses to an RFP, optimizing vendor demonstrations, and contracting. Learn about the advances in the library automation companies have made in their basic ILS produces as well as newer offerings such as library portals, metasearching engines, reference linking, and content integration services. Get in inside glimpse of user-ratings of products, based on research now in progress. Marshall Breeding, creator of the Library Technology Guides Web site and author of many articles on library automation, and Pamela Cibbarelli, editor of the Directory of Library Automation Software, Systems, and Services and columnist for Computers in Libraries

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Publication Year:2003
Type of Material:Presentation
Language English
Publisher:Information Today
Place of Publication:New York, NY
Conference:InfoToday 2003
Record Number:10782
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00