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Nonbibliographic Applications of Z39.50

Public-Access Computer Systems Review Volume 3, Number 5, ISSN 1048-6542


Describes the use of the Z39.50 information retrieval protocol as the basis for Infocal, a read-only, client/server-based campus information system. Technical considerations in adapting the protocol to nonbibliographic data, including semantic modules, dynamic attribute sets, and dynamic record syntax, are described in detail. (Contains 11 references.) (NRP)


Kunze, J.A. (1992). Nonbibliographic Applications of Z39.50. Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 3(5), 4-30. Retrieved January 23, 2020 from .

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