Hypertext and its implications for library services.

J Richard Milne

Abstract


The dissertation's main intention was to give librarians a clear introduction to the hypertext concept. Rarely do methods of information retrieval arise that have a potential for revolutionizing the way in which people work with information in as many ways as hypertext has.

Keywords


librarians; hypertect; information retrieval; information storing; nodes; links; machine-readable data; traversing; references; online databases; citation indexing; OPAC; HYPERCATalog; electronic books; artificial intelligence

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