OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives: Volume 20 Issue 4


Library and Information Science

Table of contents

Crashing the party: catalogers as digital librarians

Christine DeZelar‐Tiedman

Catalog librarians have been slow to take an active role in the development and execution of digital library projects. Catalogers have a unique combination of experience…

Those who can, teach: an interview with Jane Greenberg

Norm Medeiros

This article features an interview with Jane Greenberg, Associate Professor in the School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill…

Educating archival professionals in the twenty‐first century

Elizabeth Yakel

Archival education has progressed tremendously in the past 30 years. The numbers of archival programs, full‐time tenure track faculty and courses offered have all…

Defining digital libraries

Jeremy Frumkin

Discusses our ongoing interest in debating the concept of the digital library, how to “de‐mystify” the concept, and the importance of being involved in the development of…

User as catalyst

Robert Fox

User interface (UI) development is a complex process that involves the cooperation and input from both the developer and the user population. It is also an iterative…

How not to run a digital library project

Frank Cervone

If a digital library project is to be successful, the project needs to be run in a professional manner, using project management techniques. This article points out some…

Building a cyberinfrastructure for the humanities

Linda Cantara

This article discusses the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Commission on Cyberinfrastructure for the Humanities and Social Sciences, and its potential impact…

An overview of digital library repository development at the University of Virginia Library

Leslie Johnston

After over a decade of local digital content production and licensing of electronic journals and databases, and five years of development effort, the University of…

The electronic library: responses from the State University of New York (SUNY)

Joseph Petrick

Illustrates the methods of pointing to remotely‐accessible electronic resources in libraries in a university system ranging from research centers to community colleges…

Subject searching in the OPAC of a special library: problems and issues

M.S. Sridhar

This paper draws on data from a comparative study of use of the online public access catalogue (OPAC) and the card catalogue of the ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) library…



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