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Management Information Gleaned from Automated Library Systems

Information Technology and Libraries Volume 7, Number 2, ISSN 0730-9295


Discussion of the need for automated library systems to provide management information to aid in decision making focuses on the automatic generation of reports. Examples of management information generated in collection development, acquisitions and serials, cataloging, online catalogs and circulation are described as well as possible uses of this information are described. (18 references) (Author/CLB)


Hawks, C.P. (1988). Management Information Gleaned from Automated Library Systems. Information Technology and Libraries, 7(2), 131. Retrieved May 30, 2023 from .

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