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This is THE VIRTUAL LIBRARY, a book about the electronic society of the future, based on an archival interpretation of human cognitive development. The book discusses how the electronic society will trigger new developments in knowledge and education, and explores other changes which might develop from an easily-accessed databank: how research is done, how academic and scientific findings are published and read, how knowledge is transmitted, and how people relate to each other.
Disk No 979 Program Title: VIRTUAL LIBRARY PC-SIG version 1.1 This disk contains the text files for THE VIRTUAL LIBRARY, a book about the electronic society of the future, based on an archival interpretation of human cognitive development. The book discusses how the electronic society will bring about new developments in knowledge and education, and goes into some of the other changes which might develop from a speedy, easily-accessable information databank: how we do research, how academic and scientific findings are published, how they are read, how knowledge is transmitted, and how people relate to each other. Usage: Book On-Disk (ASCII files). System Requirements: 128K memory and one disk drive. How to Start: To view a chapter of the book on your computer screen, use the DOS TYPE command. To print out a chapter of the book, use the DOS PRINT command. Suggested Registration: $5.95 File Descriptions: CHAPTER ??? Chapter or text (8 files). EPILOGUE Part of the book. PROLOGUE Part of the book. README Information file from the author. MORE COM Program that pauses text on the screen while reading PC-SIG 1030D E Duane Avenue Sunnyvale Ca. 94086 (408) 730-9291 (c) Copyright 1987,88 PC-SIG Inc.
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