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									CD-ROMs

         Romelia Salinas
   California State University
          Los Angeles
CD-ROMS in Libraries

   Introduced in early 1985

   Impact on online searching (Dialog)

   Impact of the Internet on CD-ROMs
Why Buy CD-ROMs
   Useful reference sources for or about Latinos
    and/or Spanish-speaking people might only
    be available in CD-Rom format.
   CD-Roms are inexpensive compared to online
    databases.
   Provides for sophisticated full-text and
    boolean searching
   Takes up less space than print counterparts.
   CD-ROMs is the preferred medium for
    intensive multimedia applications.
Suggested CD-ROMs
   Example:
       Salt of the Earth CD-
        ROM
       Video Clip

								
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