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Glossary

CAIRNS
Co-operAtive Information Retrieval Network for Scotland. A distributed Z39.50 union catalogue for Scottish libraries.
CDLR
Centre for Digital Library Research. Based at Strathclyde University in Glasgow.
CIE
Common Information Environment.
CILIPS
Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in Scotland. Formerly the Scottish Library Association.
SCONE service
Scottish Collections Network.
SLA
Scottish Library Association. Now the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in Scotland.