Accessing online information
Synonyms: Using electronic databases
Accessing networked information material
Description: An online information resource is a generic term referring to any material accessible through a computer network; an online catalogue is the digital replacement of the traditional library or reference catalogue. With the increasing elaboration of electronic networks, online searches and information retrieval can be conducted efficiently and inexpensively by specialists and generalists alike, taking advantage of remote access to global information databases by personal computer.
Claim: The use of these new electronic information technologies will return to the public form that rarest of commodities: "objective", "unbiased" and fundamentally "complete" information.
Type Classification: D: Detailed strategies