Vol. 8, No. 7 July/August 2000
Internet Librarian International 2000: A conference with all the right elements
by Doris Small Helfer
Focuses on Internet Librarian International 2000, held at the
Olympia 2 conference facility in London. Reports that it was the
second in the new conference series from Information Today, Inc.
and, with conference attendees from Asia, Europe, Africa, Australia,
and the Americas, it truly lived up to the ``International'' label.
Says that Richard R. Rowe, chairman and CEO of RoweCom, USA, was a
keynote speaker and discussed the technologies driving electronic
collections and electronic commerce in libraries. Describes several
other presentations on subjects ranging from teaching the Web in 50
minutes to the latest trends in online searching. Concludes that the
Internet Librarian International conference truly covered the vast
expanse and important issues facing librarians using the Internet
today and the issues that will confront them in the foreseeable
Includes three photos.
Internet & Personal Computing Abstracts
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