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FOUDRE – Electronic access to documents in the French academic community

Christine Deschamps (Works for the Ministry of National Education in Paris and is involved with the development of libraries in France. From 1984 to 1987 she was Library Director at the University of Paris. She was co‐founder of the European Association for Health Information and Libraries. She has been a member of the IFLA Standing Commmittee for Interlending since 1988. She is currently President of the French section of the European Community Action Plan for Libraries.)

Interlending & Document Supply

ISSN: 0264-1615

Article publication date: 1 April 1991



Describes a new system being tested in France for interlending. Uses Microsoft Windows graphic software to scan the document, store it send it on and invoice costs. Includes initial evaluation of pilot phase and concludes that, if successful, FOUDRE will complete the range of document access facilities available in French academic libraries.



Deschamps, C. (1991), "FOUDRE – Electronic access to documents in the French academic community", Interlending & Document Supply, Vol. 19 No. 4, pp. 127-130.




Copyright © 1991, MCB UP Limited

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