During the conversion of the library's UTLAS
records to the VTLS USMARC format, VTLS will link an English authority record to its French language equivalent so that they will be cross-referenced in the online authority file.
Proposed additions include RLIN, UTLAS
, WLN, and the Dow Jones News and Retrieval Service.
Morris has committed librarians at the University of Maine, McMaster University (Ontario), and representatives of both OCLC and UTLAS
to offer reality, possibility, and prediction.
Companies associated with the library and information industry market niche are strong supporters as voting members, including Faxon, EBSCONET, Dynix, Apple Computer, CLSI, Gaylord, UNISYS, UTLAS
, VTLS, and the H.
In 1985 when the library converted to the UTLAS
T/50, we continued to use this support method for training and troubleshooting.
Since their introduction in the 70 s, the bibliographic utilities - OCLC, RLIN, WLN, and UTLAS
- have played a monumental role in providing various kinds of automated support for processing activities required by our libraries.
Cataloging information can be acquired from OCLC, RLIN, UTLAS
, as well as vendors such as EBSCO, Faxon and Marcive.