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Information retrieval: application service definition & protocol specification, Z39.50-1995

[December 1, 1995]

Copyright (c) 1995 National Information Standards Organization

Abstract: Now in version 3, Z39.50 defines a standard way for two computers to communicate and share information. Designed to support searching and information retrieval - full-text documents, bibliographic data, images and multimedia - this standard is based on client-server architecture and is fully operational over the Internet. Specifies access control, resource control, extended services, and a "help" facility and addresses communication between the client and server.

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Publication Year:1995
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Issue:December 1, 1995
Page(s):180 pages
Publisher:National Information Standards Organization
Place of Publication:Washington, DC
Subject: Z39.50
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Record Number:9071
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00