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Production of library catalog cards and bulletin using an IBM 1620 computer and an IBM 870 document writing system

Journal of library automation [September 1968]

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Copyright (c) 1968 Information Science and Automation Division

Abstract: A program is presented which runs on an IBM 1620 computer and produces punched cards that activate an IBM 870 Document Writing System to type catalog cards in upper- and lower-case characters. Another program produces punched cards which instruct the 870 to type a library accessions bulletin. The programs are written in FORTRAN II and are described in detail. Estimates of costs and production times are included.


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Publication Year:1968
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Journal of library automation
Publication Info:Volume 1 Number 3
Issue:September 1968
Page(s):198-212
Publisher:Information Science and Automation Division
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Subject: IBM 1620
ISSN:0022-2240
Record Number:1974
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00