Accession Number : ADA130336

Title :   The TOTAL LIBRARY SYSTEM (TLS). Volume 1. What It Can Do For You.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHICAGO ILL NORTH CENTRAL DIV

Personal Author(s) : Schneider,W Richard

PDF Url : ADA130336

Report Date : Jan 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : This report is the first of a series describing the use of the Boeing EKS1 system in library automation at the library of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. North Central Division in Chicago, Illinois. This volume describes the beginnings of computers in libraries, why and how the TOTAL LIBRARY System was originated, the philosophy of file organization, changes in the library, and the advantages of using the TOTAL LIBRARY SYSTEM. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Data processing, Libraries, Data bases, Computer files, Computer programs, Man computer interface, Searching, User manuals, Periodicals, Systems engineering, Operational effectiveness

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE