The emerging use of computerized networking among libraries in South Africa is described.
|Title||Electronic bulletin boards for South African libraries|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1993|
|Authors||Jager, K. de|
|Keywords||computers, information networks, information transfer, libraries, south africa|
The emerging use of computerized networking among libraries in South Africa is described. Small information centres can use electronic bulletin boards to participate in local bulletin board networks linking a wide range of libraries and information centres in specific areas. Possible applications of such a system are outlined.