Help Us Understand ITAL's Readership

Take this brief survey to tell us a little about how you came to ITAL today, how you're connected with library technology, and what you'd like to see in the journal. It won't take much of your time (no more than 5 minutes) and will help us understand the context in which we are working.

Multimedia Catalog: COM and Online

Kenneth J. Bierman


Like many public libraries, the Tucson Public Library (TPL) is closing its card catalog and implementing a vendor supplied microform catalog. Unlike mos tof these other libraries, however, the TPL microform catalog will not include location or holding information. The indication of where copies of a particular title are actually available (i.e., which of the fifteen possible branch locations) will be availableonly by accessing a video display terminal connected to the online circulation and inventory control system.

Full Text:




  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2015 Information Technology and Libraries

License URL:



SCImago Journal & Country Rank data for ITAL