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Seal, A. W. (Alan W.)

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Works: 15 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 604 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Bibliography  Conference proceedings  Library use studies 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z693, 025.31
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Full and short entry catalogues : library needs and uses by A. W Seal( Book )
16 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
This report examines the performance and economics of library catalogues as affected by the level of content of their constituent records. Investigations have been carried out by the centre for catalogue research in several libraries in the UK. The experiments have based primarily on the provision of parallel files and the searching of these by panels of users. In addition, normal use has been observed. Attention has been given to the need for indiividual data elements, the usability of the catalogues and user preference. The research has concentrated on bibliographic records for monographs and the results indicate that short entry catalogues can satisfy the vast majority of user's present needs while providing substantial cost savings for the library
Introducing the online catalogue : papers based on seminars held in 1983 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Automated cataloguing in the U.K. : a guide to services by A. W Seal( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Cataloguing costs in the U.K. : an analysis of the market for automated cataloguing services by C. Mary Overton( Book )
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Bibliography on the content of catalogue entries by A. W Seal( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
EVA London 2010 : Electronic Visualisation and the Arts : proceedings of EVA London 2010, BCS London, 5 Southampton Street, London, 5-7 July 2010 by EVA( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"Since 1992, the EVA conference series has established itself as a natural home from which to explore the richly interdisciplinary and constantly evolving world of digital visualisation."
EVA London 2009 : electronic visualisation and the arts by EVA( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Introducing the online catalogue ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Online public access to library files : a bibliography by A. W Seal( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Full and Short Entry Catalogues by British Library( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sharing bibliographic data : paper given at the MARC Users' Group Annual Seminar, 1982 by A. W Seal( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Automated cataloguing in the United Kingdom, a guide to services by A. W Seal( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Bibliography of catalogue entries by A. W Seal( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
EVA London 2010 : electronic visualisation and the arts : proceedings of EVA London 2010, BCS London, 5 Southampton Street, London, 5-7 July 2010 by EVA London (Conference)( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Seal, A. W.
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Seal, Alan (Alan W.)
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English (53)
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