MultiMedia Schools, September/October 1998, p. 26
Online reference services may now be at the point where they are a better option than in-house CD-ROM collections. If you have a fast and reliable connection to the Internet, then the advantages of an online service could be significant.
First, you won't have to manage volumes of CDs on individual machines or through complicated high-maintenance hardware like networked CD jukeboxes. Second, publishers perform updates to information on their Web site automaticallyso there's no need to...