Computer-Mediated Communications Systems: Will They Catch On?
Canadian Library Journal Volume 47, Number 6, ISSN 0008-4352
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 system for electronic mail and computer conferencing is described, the perceived usefulness of CMCS is examined, and a sidebar explains details of the CoSy system. (15 references) (LRW)
Cook, D. & Ridley, M. (1990). Computer-Mediated Communications Systems: Will They Catch On?. Canadian Library Journal, 47(6), 413.