Accessibility and Integrity of Networked Information Collections Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Accessibility and Integrity of Networked Information Collections

Creator

  • Author: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1993-08

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The paper begins with a survey of recent developments in networked information resources and tools to identify, navigate, and use such resources. The paper then discusses the changing legal framework that governs use of electronic information as contract law rather than simple sale within the context of copyright law becomes the dominant model for acquiring access to electronic information.
  • Physical Description: 113 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Computer networks -- United States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Digital libraries.
  • Access control -- United States.

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Office of Technology Assessment
    Code: OTA

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 9302
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:12/2003011857
  • UNT Catalog No.: b3210864
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39703

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