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Introduction to digital libraries

Author: Gobinda G Chowdhury; Sudatta Chowdhury
Publisher: London : Facet Publishing, 2008.
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Designed to present a holistic view of the digital library scene, this text is based on evidence from examples of major digital library research projects around the globe. It is intended for students  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gobinda G Chowdhury; Sudatta Chowdhury
ISBN: 9781856044653 1856044653
OCLC Number: 316252588
Description: XV, 359 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: 1. Digital libraries: definition and characteristics 2. Features of some digital libraries 3. Digital library research 4. Digital library design 5. Collection management 6. Digitization 7. Information organization 8. Information access and user interfaces 9. Information retrieval in digital libraries 10. Digital archiving and preservation 11. Digital library services 12. Social, economic and legal issues 13. Digital library evaluation 14. Digital libraries and the information profession 15. Trends in digital library research and development.
Responsibility: G.G. Chowdhury ; Sudatta Chowdhury.


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