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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Library Services and the Online Campus Gateway project records

Identifier: AC-0243

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains a program listing of the software developed for the project; a copy of the questionnaire used to gather information from MIT faculty, students, and staff; and a copy of the final report, Library Services and the Online Campus Gateway: Final Report, issued in 1989.


  • Creation: 1989


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This collection is open.

Conditions Governing Use

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Historical Note

In July 1987 the Council on Library Resources awarded a grant to Rich Hines, reference and instruction technology specialist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries, and Candy Schwartz, professor of library science at Simmons College, to develop a prototype electronic gateway from the campus-wide telecommunications network into electronic, printed, and human resources of the MIT Libraries.


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