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Electronic Document Delivery Services - Present and Future
Session coordinator: Milan Špála,  Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 13:00-16:30, Auditorium D

Electronic Document Delivery to CTU Users

Author: Marta Machytková,  Czech Technical University - Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Republic


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The article describes the development and the functionality of the document delivery service subito as a decentralised, co-operative model involving 8 CTU libraries. The project aimed at creating a system of the Electronic Document Delivery Service (EDD) for CTU libraries users accessible a WWW application accessible via Internet. Library services have been tremendously influenced by rapid technological innovations over the years. The Internet has virtually provided a new dimension to every area of library services and operations. Document delivery remained no exception to these changes. Besides looking at various Internet applications, the paper also examines available electronic document delivery (EDD) transmission systems using the Internet CTU libraries work aims at increasing the accessibility of information sources independently on user's location. EDD can use the existing computer network infrastructure to provide for the faster and cheaper access to documents.

The CTU libraries EDD provides information services for CTU libraries, employees and students according to following principles. Every user must be registered with the system to be allowed access. Users are identified by their email address. The created copy or the negative response is accessible to the user on the WWW interface. The user is allowed to print the copy on a previously registered network printer.

About the author

director of the Central Library of the Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering.

Professional interests: electronic resource, information retrieval,inter-library loan, document delivery services

Other papers in this session:

Document Delivery AiP Safe

Author: Petr Břicháček, AiP Safe, Czech Republic

DDS and Digital Libraries: Change of One Paradigma

Author: Rudolf Vlasák, Charles University - Institute of Librarianship and Information Studies, Czech Republic

Modular Document Delivery System

Author: Bohdan Šmilauer, State Technical Library, Czech Republic

Co-author: Pavel Vetešník, Státní technická knihovna

Document Delivery Systems Used in Slovak Libraries

Author: Katarína Marušiaková, University Library in Bratislava, Slovakia

Co-author: Daniela Tóthová

Electronical Library of Education (e-LE) - New Service for Education

Author: Ludmila Čumplová, Institute for Information on Education - Comenius National Library of Education, Czech Republic

Co-author: Mgr. Zuzana Švastová, Národní pedagogická knihovna Komenského

How to Balance the Interests of Authors, Publishers, Libraries, Universities and Public - Zwolle Group Activity

Author: Martin Svoboda, State Technical Library, Czech republic

Electronic Distribution of Documents (EDD/DDS) Conforming with the Transition to E-publishing - Access or Ownership

Author: Milan Špála, Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic

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