Document (#19815)

Author
Hane, P.J.
Title
AOL acquires Personal Library Software
Source
Information today. 15(1998) no.3, S.7,62
Year
1998
Abstract
In Jan 1997 AOL annouced its acquisition of Personal Library Software, a leading developer of information indexing and search technologies, which are at the core of online a CD-ROM products from major providers such as Dow Jones and Knight Ridder. AOL is the world's leading Internet online service. Quotes the company heads concerning the advantages of the deal for searchers but reports that no specific details of its terms have been released. Outlines the history of the companies focusing on the role of Matthew Koll founder of Personal Library Software and now joining AOL and the reactions of information professionals
Theme
Volltextretrieval
Object
AOL
Personal Library Software

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