COLLECTED PAPERS OF

FREDERICK G. KILGOUR



CONTENTS - THE OCLC YEARS

Preface. - Page .xi

Report to the Committee of Librarians of the Ohio College Association. - Page .1

Implications for the Future of Reference/Information Service. - Page .9

Systems Concepts and Libraries. - Page .17

Comprehensive Modern Library Systems. - Page .21

Library Catalogue Production on Small Computers. - Page .27

Symbol-Manipulative Programing for Bibliographic Data Processing on Small Computers. - Page .37

A Computer-Monitored Library Technical Processing System. - Page .41

Publication of Scientific Discovery: A Paradox. - Page .47

Analysis of Recorded Biomedical Book and Journal Use in the Yale Medical Library - Part I: Date and Subject Relations. - Page .49

Analysis of Recorded Biomedical Book and Journal Use in the Yale Medical Library - Part II: Subject and User Relations. - Page .59

Computers for University Libraries. - Page .73

University Libraries and Computation. - Page .75

Information Retrieval. - Page .89

Machines and Processes. - Page .97

Initial System Design for the Ohio College Library Center: A Case History. - Page .103

Costs of Library Catalog Cards Produced by Computer. - Page .111

Retrieval of Single Entries from a Computerized Library Catalog File. - Page .115

Standardization for Interchange of Cataloging Records - MARC II. - Page .121

The Economic Goal of Library Automation. - Page .127

Computerization: The Advent of Humanization in the College Library. - Page .131

Effect of Computerization on Acquisitions. - Page .137

Library Computerization in the United Kingdom. - Page .143

Library Automation. - Page .149

A Regional Network - Ohio College Library Center. - Page .171

Concept of an On-Line Computerized Library Catalog. - Page .175

Summary of MARC. - Page .183

History of Library Computerization. - Page .187

Retrieval of Bibliographic Entries from a Name-Title Catalog by Use of Truncated Search Keys. - Page .195

Selection of a Terminal for Bibliographic Cataloging: A Case History. - Page .199

Research. - Page .203

Library Systems: Increasing Resources & Decreasing Expenses. - Page .211

Objectives and Activities of the Ohio College Library Center. - Page .217

Title-Only Entries Retrieved by Use of Truncated Search Keys. - Page .223

Name-Title Entry Retrieval from a MARC File. - Page .227

Evolving, Computerizing, Personalizing. - Page .229

A Truncated Search Key Title Index. - Page .237

Computerized Cooperation. - Page .239

Computer-Based Systems, A New Dimension to Library Cooperation. - Page .245

The Evolution of Academic Libraries. - Page .251

Statement Prepared for the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science. - Page .259

The Shared Cataloging System of the Ohio College Library Center. - Page .263

Library Networks. - Page .281

Libraries, Computers, and Book Use. - Page .285

Projects of the Ohio College Library Center. - Page .293

Networks: Demonstrations of Operational Systems - The Ohio College Library Center. - Page .297

Catalogs Records Retrieved by Personal Author Using Derived Search Keys. - Page .301

Premiers Pas Vers une Nouvelle Bibliotheconomie: L'Ohio College Library Center. - Page .305

The Ohio College Library Center (OCLC). - Page .313

Library Networks: What to Expect. - Page .319

Computerized Library Networks. - Page .323

Design of Online Catalogs. - Page .331

The Ohio College Library Center: A User-Oriented System. - Page .337

New Concepts in Libriarianship. - Page .341

Comparative Development of Abstracting and Indexing, and Monograph Cataloging. - Page .347

Economics of Library Computerization. - Page .351

Effect of Networks on Research Libraries. - Page .357

Computer-Based Cataloging. - Page .361

Historical Development of Library Computerization. - Page .369

Sharing Resources in Computerized Systems. - Page .377

Management: A Comparison of OCLC and University Libraries. - Page .381

Economics of Computerized Library Networks. - Page .387

The Impact of Technology on Libraries. - Page .393

Ohio College Library Center. - Page .399

Increased UAP Effected by an On-Line Union Catalogue. - Page .401

Interlibrary Loans On-Line. - Page .405

Impact of AACR2 on Economic Viability of Libraries. - Page .411

Automazione delle Biblioteche nel Sistema Librario dell'Ohio College Library Center: Esperienze e Dimostrazioni On-Line. - Page .415

OCLC, Inc.. - Page .419

OCLC Grows Up. - Page .425

Description of a Computerized, On-Line Interlibrary Loan System. - Page .427

Shared Cataloging at OCLC. - Page .431

New Information Systems. - Page .435

OCLC - Processes and Products. - Page .437

The OCLC On-Line Library Network. - Page .441

OCLC - An On-Line, Computerized Library Network. - Page .445

OCLC: Aspects of an International Network. - Page .449

Serials Processing on the OCLC System. - Page .453

Future of Library Computerization. - Page .459

The Next Fifty Years in Libraries. - Page .463

The Future of Online International Library Networks. - Page .467

Library Catalog Design. - Page .473

Information for the Electronic Cottage. - Page .477

Functions of OCLC: Online Computer Library Center. - Page .481

Problems Related to Interlinking Online Interactive Library Networks. - Page .485

Increased Productivity of Catalog Production in a Computerized Network. - Page .491

OCLC: Origins, Today, and Tomorrow. - Page .495

Public Policy and National and International Networks. - Page .501

Afterword. - Page .507

Index. - Page .509