Union Catalogues: General Problems and Technical Choices

A number of regional cooperation agencies are today confronted with the necessity of distributing their union catalogue on the Internet. The problem is not as simple as it seems, partly because there are several types of solution available, but above all because the choices made in such matters as the definition of the project and the organization of the work have an impact on its technical orientation. Progression in defining the project is essential if one wants to succeed in making the coherent choices that put in context all the parameters of the project.