You are here:

Canadian Library Journal

1990 Volume 47, Number 6

Search this issue

Table of Contents

Number of articles: 3

  1. Cost Avoidance' in Library Building Planning

    Margaret Beckman

    Discusses ways to decrease costs when planning the design of a new library or an addition that also considers future needs. Topics discussed include space allocation considerations for the... More

    pp. 405-9

    View Abstract
  2. Computer-Mediated Communications Systems: Will They Catch On?

    Dave Cook & Michael Ridley

    Describes the use of CoSy, a computer conferencing system, by academic librarians at McMaster University in Ontario. Computer-mediated communications systems (CMCS) are discussed, the use of the... More

    pp. 413-17

    View Abstract
  3. CD-ROM vs. Online: Implications for Management from the Cost Side

    John E. Erkkila

    Discussion of the cost effectiveness of searching online versus searching on CD-ROM highlights an example that compares costs for searching the ERIC database. Fixed costs and variable costs are... More

    pp. 421-28

    View Abstract