Noreen M. Elca
Laguna University Automated Library System
I. General Subject Area - Education
II. Specific Topic - Library System
III. Specific of Research
Technology changes our lives in many ways mostly the Information Technology. Computers help people to do such things or tasks easily and faster. Information Technology has a systematic and organized way of keeping data records, computing numbers, accomplishing a lot of transactions and reports. A system of a library is made to have a fast process of transactions for searching book titles, borrowing books, returning books, computing penalties and generating an accurate report. From the traditional searching process for the books in the libraries, the interactive usage of computers can be now addressed as part of the library system.
Barcodes are also useful for keeping records of other things as well. Use of barcodes in a library have several advantage like increased accuracy, fast, lower labor cost and better services. Take for example in a library, the circulation of the books can be managed with the efficient use of Barcode System. With its uses and great advantages, Barcode system has become important in libraries as well as for other types of information management. If used in a well-planned manner, the Barcode System can be very comfortable and convenient to use. With its great advantages, the technology of Barcode System has proved to be a boon for the industry. b. Background of the Study
Laguna University was established on February 15, 2006 and it is located at the RECS Village, Brgy. Bubukal Sta. Cruz, Laguna.The university is committed to produce technically-skilled and academically-prepared individuals who are socially and morally upright citizens. And to accomplish that mission the students should study hard and gain knowledge. That knowledge will start to gain at school. The Library is the place where organized...