JLIS abstracts


HARAVU (LJ). Managing University Library Resources and Services: The Role of Automation. 7,1; 1982; 84-95

Describes the reasons as to why there has been no appreciable attempt at developing computer-systems for libraries in India . Explains the evolution of library automation. Discusses the emergence of on-line library networks. Describes the options in library automation in the Indian context. Makes out a case for the use of micro-computers. Gives terms of reference for the appointment of a task force by the UGC for the development of computerized systems for university libraries.