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Content evaluation of textual CD-ROM and Web databases

Author: Péter Jacsó; Carol Tenopir
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 2001.
Series: Database searching series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This richly illustrated book provides guidelines for evaluating a variety of database types, including abstracting and indexing, directory, full-text, and page-image databases available in online and/or CD-ROM formats. Jacso discusses the purpose and techniques of comparing and evaluating the most important characteristics of textual databases, such as their scope, dimensions, source coverage, record content,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Jacsó, Péter.
Content evaluation of textual CD-ROM and Web databases.
Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 2001
(DLC) 2001038299
(OCoLC)48053772
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Péter Jacsó; Carol Tenopir
ISBN: 0313009678 9780313009679
OCLC Number: 52234878
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 275 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 --
Database Products, Producers, and Publishers; Chapter 2 --
Database Content Evaluation Criteria; Chapter 3 --
Database Subject Scope; Chapter 4 --
Database Dimensions; Chapter 5 --
Database Source Coverage; Chapter 6 --
Record Content; Chapter 7 --
Accuracy; Chapter 8 --
Format and Content Consistency; Chapter 9 --
Completeness; Chapter 10 --
Quality of Subject Indexing; Chapter 11 --
Quality of Abstracts; Chapter 12 --
Cost Considerations; Bibliography; Index; About the Author.
Series Title: Database searching series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: Péter Jacsó ; editor, Carol Tenopir.

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A guide for evaluating, abstracting, and indexing directory, full-text, and page-image databases available on CD-ROM/DVD-ROM through traditional online services that were born on the Web. It looks at  Read more...

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