TITLE

Quality in distribution channels

AUTHOR(S)
Tenopir, Carol
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Library Journal;2/1/1994, Vol. 119 Issue 2, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how quality relates to the information distribution channels of databases, with emphasis on the links between the database content or producer and the users. Choices for access; Assuring quality; Tendencies and prospects; Progress.
ACCESSION #
9402117624

 

Related Articles

  • Business critical of EPA Web site. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;05/11/98, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p65 

    Reports that business groups fear that a true picture of companies' environmental records may not be accurate enough to be seen through a government database of environmental mishaps and violations at selected industrial facilites. Reference to the database's pilot program being released on May...

  • Push fulfillment companies to do more database development.  // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;09/01/97, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p9 

    No abstract available.

  • Is `little brother' watching you? McKeown, Patrick G. // National Forum;Winter93, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p46 

    Focuses on the impact on individual citizens of the existence of small private data banks that contain names and records on most Americans. Incorrect or unethical use of personal information contained in private databases; Types of data kept in the private data banks; Examples of transactional...

  • New database details commercial brokers. Collins, Allison F. // Business Press;5/5/95 Supplement, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p15 

    Reports that in its quest for efficiency, commercial real estate is becoming very technologically advanced. Creation of database for Tarrant county brokers; Creator of database; How the database works; Cost of disk; Contact number.

  • Data banks can make life difficult.  // Advocate;6/9/71, Issue 61, p23 

    Discusses the law, the Fair Credit Reporting Act. U.S. government's proposal of a National Data Bank; Announcement of the Federal Trade Commission's announcement of a proposed complaint charging Welcome Newcomer service with failure to tell people it is gathering data rather than just extending...

  • VHA picks Oacis database. Morrissey, John // Modern Healthcare;01/06/97, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p26 

    Reports that Healthcare alliance VHA selected a database, which was developed by Oacis Healthcare Systems, to create its electronic medical records. Features of the database.

  • The JAL guide to the professional literature: Database programs. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Mar1996, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p153 

    Provides information on professional literature concerning database programs. Includes the books `Using dBase Version 5 for Windows: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians,' by E. Sonny Butler and Barbara Scanio and `Pro-Cite for Library and Archival Condition Surveys,' by Douglas Haynes.

  • Monoliths are out. Radding, Alan // Software Magazine;Dec96, Vol. 16 Issue 12, pS27 

    Presents solutions on how to deliver information faster and more economically when using an enterprise-wide data warehouse. Features of an enterprise data warehouse model; Comments from Karl Fonda, project leader of Kodak's data management center of expertise. INSETS: Data marts: Replication...

  • Ready for prime time. Brousell, David // Software Magazine;Feb97, Vol. 17 Issue 2, pS3 

    Looks at the development of data warehouses. History of data warehousing; Information on the maturity of data warehousing.

  • Site licensing of INSPEC Database.  // Information Today;Oct96, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p5 

    Reports that an agreement to offer site licensing of the INSPEC Database, has been reached by Ovid Technologies and the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE). Provision of platform-independent, organization-wide access to the INSPEC Database; Comments from Michele Day, manager of the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics