RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 53839837 LA English T1 Digital libraries : policy, planning, and practice A1 Andrews, Judith., Law, Derek G., PB Ashgate PP Aldershot, Hants, England; Burlington, VT YR 2004 SN 0754634485 9780754634485 AB "Digital Libraries: Policy, Planning and Practice brings together a wealth of international experience in the planning and implementation of digital and hybrid library projects, providing an informative handbook and reference for library staff and information managers. It consists of chapters contributed by leading specialists from Europe, North America, South Africa and the Middle East, who offer their insight into the decision-making processes that have shaped a variety of different digitization programmes." "The result of drawing together these varied experiences is a book that offers information and comparisons for all digital library project staff, institutional administrators, educators and developers of learning technology. It also provides useful pointers for researchers and project staff involved in archive and museum projects, as well as introducing students to the key ingredients of successful digital libraries."--BOOK JACKET.