Describes OCLCs plans and policies with respect to linking withthe Internet and the emerging National Research and Education NetworkNREN. Includes a consideration of the telecommunications environmentfor libraries the prospects of greatly reduced telecommunications costsby means of online public access catalogues available for searching onthe Internet. Provides an assessment of Internet and NREN linkages,noting governance, performancesupport, economics, and futuredevelopments.
OCLC Micro – Emerald Publishing
Published: May 1, 1992