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Title Library automation in transitional societies : lessons from Eastern Europe / edited by Andrew Lass & Richard Quandt
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 451 pages) : illustrations
Contents Library Policy and the State -- Case Histories -- Cataloging, Authority Control, Retroconversion, Subject Headings, Search, and Union Catalogues -- Management Issues
Summary This is a collection of papers from a 1997 conference that attempted to assess the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's efforts to modernize Eastern European libraries after the fall of communism. Looking primarily at Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, the international panel of contributors cover library automation, library policy, and management strategy
Notes Report of research conducted by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Academic libraries -- Europe, Eastern -- Data processing -- Social aspects.
Academic libraries -- Europe, Eastern -- Data processing.
Libraries and state -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
Libraries -- Europe, Eastern -- Automation -- Congresses.
Library administration -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern.
Research libraries -- Europe, Eastern -- Data processing -- Social aspects.
Research libraries -- Europe, Eastern -- Data processing.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Lass, Andrew.
Quandt, Richard E.
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
LC no. 98050384
ISBN 1280530707
1429404841 (electronic bk.)
9781429404846 (electronic bk.)