InfoStation: A multimedia access system for library automation

Newton S. Lee (VTLS Inc., Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, WOO Kraft Drive, Suite 200, Blacksburg, VA 24060, USA)

The Electronic Library

ISSN: 0264-0473

Publication date: 1 June 1990


This paper describes the cutting‐edge hardware and software for multimedia information storage and access. We will focus on the NeXT computer as the innovative hardware platform and introduce the VTLS InfoStation as the new generation software that offers user‐friendly multimedia information access using expert systems, natural language processing, direct manipulation graphical techniques and retrieval of full text, images and audio data.


Lee, N. (1990), "InfoStation: A multimedia access system for library automation", The Electronic Library, Vol. 8 No. 6, pp. 415-421.

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Copyright © 1990, MCB UP Limited

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