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LS/2000 Micro Series: DEC-11/73 Microprocessor-based system

Press Release: OCLC [March 1, 1984]

Copyright (c) 1984 OCLC

Abstract: For the first time, smaller libraries may now enjoy the benefits of total library automation without paying large system prices. OCLC is proud to offer its DEC 11/73 microprocessor-based system.


For the first time, smaller libraries may now enjoy the benefits of total library automation without paying large system prices. OCLC is proud to offer its DEC 11/73 microprocessor-based system.

Hardware Features

  • DEC 11/73 microprocessor (256 KB memory) with integral self-loading 1600 BPI tape drive.
  • 84 MB Winchester disk drive.
  • 10 Ergonomically designed terminals with the full ALA character set.
  • 2 barcode readers, including 1 portable reader for circulation backup.
  • Modem; 1200 baud, 212A compatible.
  • High-speed dot matrix printer.
  • Total price for this system: $84,550*
*Peripherals and disk storage listed above may be added or subtracted as necessary. This price includes all of the above hardware, complete LS/2000 software, licenses, on-site training, documentation, freight and delivery. Software releases are included as part of regular monthly software maintenance. Serials and Acquisitions will be released in 1985 at no additional cost.

Compare these benefits

Software

  • full LS/2000 integrated software
  • MARC-format Master Bibliographic File accommodates partial or full MARC records.
  • Online catalog with true keyword access
  • Circulation control
  • MARC-structured local authority file
  • Online OCLC interface
  • Standard profiles for varying types of libraries

Hardware

  • Reliable Winchester disk technology
  • No extensive site preparation
  • Outstanding price-performance

Service

  • OCLC's experience and commitment to library automation
  • Implementation consultation
  • On-site training
  • Financing plans are available to avoid large capital outlays
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Publication Year:1984
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:March 1, 1984
Publisher:OCLC
Place of Publication:Dublin, OH
Company: OCLC
Products: LS/2000
Subject: Promotional literature
Record Number:8272
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00