Government Information on the Internet: Perspectives from Louisiana's Academic Depository Libraries

Kwak, Gail Stern
October 2000
Louisiana Libraries;Fall2000, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p17
The article discusses the result of a survey conducted on Louisiana's depository library in evaluating its response to issues associated with technological revolution in delivering adequate information. It relates that out of 22 libraries surveyed 91% of them responded to the survey. The survey shows that Louisiana's academic depositories are partly unprepared with regards to the shift into more advanced system which is the electronic depository system. It adds that despite reservations on the Government Printing Office's recommended specifications for public access, majority of the libraries were able to provide adequate information to their patrons needs.


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