Short reviewsand notices
~ucation and Training for Library and I~orma~n Services in a ~om~autfy Non-literate Soc~ty-Witb Particular Reference to Agricultural and Rural Development: papers presented at the FIDiET Technical
Meeting. B. 0. ABOYA~E(Ed.) FID, The Hague 1981, vi+ 108 pp. 50.00 Dutch Ciuilders. ISBN: 92-6600604-x Freedom to Publish. P. CALVOCORESSI, Almquist & Wiksell, Stockholm 1980, 106 pp. 65 SW. Kr. ISBN:
91-22-00361-4 Performance ‘81. F. J. KYLSTRA(Ed.), North-Holland, Amsterdam 1981, xii t 545 pp., $69.75/Dfl. 150.00. ISBN: o-444-86330-3 Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Computer Performance Modelling, Measurement and Evaluation. Systematic Systems Approack An integrated Method for Solving Systems Problems. T. H. ATHEY,Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 1982, 382 pp., $24.95. ISBN: o-13-880914-3.
In~oduction to the systems approach to solving compIex problems, directed mainly at Business School students. Begins with introduction of system concept and continues with range of techniques and theories regarding decision making. Business Programming Logic: A Structured Approach. JAY SINGLEMANNand JEAN LONGHURST, PrenticeHall: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1982, 287 pp. $15.95 (Pb) ISBN: 0-13-107623-X.
Introductory, language independent text for Business Schools. Emphasizes flow chart techniques and basic program structures. Business examples, especially file manipulation, given. Performance of Data Communications Systems and their Applications (Proceedings of the International Conference on Performance of Data Communications Systems and their Applications, Paris, France, 1981) G. PUJOLLE,(Ed.), North Holland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and New York, 1981,433 pp. $51.00 ISBN: ~~86283-8, Series of 39 technical papers, intended for communications engineers, on data communication. Topics include access control model of a packet switching network, routing algorithms, local networks, queuing models, and others. Guide to Published Library Catalogs, BONNIE R. NELSON, Scarecrow
Press, Metuchen, New Jersey, 1982,
358 pp. $17.50 ISBN: O-8108-1477-3. Annotated list of 429 major, modern published catalogs of library holdings, organized by broad classes, with subject and library indexes. Information for Academic Library Decision Making. CHARLESR. MCCLURE,Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, 1980. 227 pp. $23.95. ISBN: O-313-21398-4.
Introduction to Computers (2nd ed.) ALTONR. KINDRED,Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1982. 560 pp. $18.95 (Pb) ISBN: o-13-480079-6. A Guide to I~ormation Sources. DOROTHY B. LILLEYand ROSEMARIE BADOUGH,(Vol. 5 in the Books, Publishing, and Libraries Information Guide Series) Gale Research: Detroit, Michigan 1982. 189 pp. $38.00 ISBN: O-8103-1501-7.
Library and I~ormation S&we:
Collection Development and Acquisitions 1970-80: Annotated Critical Bibtio~apby, IRENE P. GODDEN, KARENW. FACHENand PATRICIAA. SMITH,Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, New Jersey, 1982. 146 pp. $11.00
ISBN: &8108-1499-4 Managing Curriculum Materials in the Academic Library. ALICE S. CLARK,Scarecrow Press, Metuchen,
New Jersey, 1982. 227 pp, $14.00 ISBN: 0-8108-1482-X.