TITLE

Bowker/OCLC service

AUTHOR(S)
St. Lifer, Evan; Rogers, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Library Journal;12/15/1993, Vol. 118 Issue 21, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that reference publisher R.R. Bowker and OCLC Online Computer Library Center are collaborating on a book ordering/cataloging service joining Bowker's `Books in Print' with OCLC's Online Union Catalog and PRISM Cataloging System. Brief details.
ACCESSION #
9312277547

 

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