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How are computers used in libraries?

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February 24, 2007 8:39PM

Computers in libraries are most often used to gain access to the

library's book database, a more modern version of previous library

cards. This interface usually allows searching the database for a

genre of books, and the ability to check whether a book is

available in the building. Some libraries allow internet access

from their computers for online research and other related


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