by Pavel Cenek, June 2001, 15 pages.
FIMU-RS-2001-04. Available as Postscript, PDF.
Basic principles and structure of a dialogue interface are introduced in the paper. Then features specific for library systems are described. Next part deals with the question how to use these features for the design of a dialogue interface for library systems. Finally some specific library systems are introduced and possibilities how to design a dialogue interface for them is discussed.