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An interactive computer-based circulation system for Northwestern University: the library puts it to work

Journal of library automation [June 1972]

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Copyright (c) 1972 Information Science and Automation Division

Abstract: Northwestern University Library''s on-line circulation system has resulted in dramatic changes in practices and procedures in the Circulation Services Section. After a hectic period of implementation, the staff soon began to adjust to the system. Over the past year and a half, they have devised ways to use the system to maximum advantage, so that manual and machine systems now mesh in close harmony. Freed from time-consuming clerical chores, the staff have been challenged to use their released time to best advantage, with the result that the "service" in "Circulation Services" is more closer to being a reality.


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Publication Year:1972
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Journal of library automation
Publication Info:Volume 5 Number 2
Issue:June 1972
Page(s):101-117
Publisher:Information Science and Automation Division
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Products: NOTIS
Libraries: Northwestern University
Subject: Circulation Systems
ISSN:0022-2240
Record Number:2045
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00