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Title Development of digital libraries : an American perspective / edited by Deanna B. Marcum ; foreword by Kakugyo S. Chiku
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 347 pages)
Series Contributions in librarianship and information science, 0084-9243 ; no. 95
Contributions in librarianship and information science ; no. 95. 0084-9243
Contents Meeting the challenges of the digital library -- The library as provider of digital resources for teaching and scholarship / Ann J. Wolpert -- Can we afford digital information? Libraries? An early assessment of economic prospects for digital publication / Ann B. Okerson -- Intellectual property policy for an information society / Peter Lyman -- The uses of digital libraries / Donald J. Waters -- Digital preservation / Deanna B. Marcum -- The impact of digital libraries on library staffing and education / Rachael K. Anderson -- Government records in a digital world / Peter B. Hirtle -- A view on the ecology of information / Brian L. Hawkins
Perspectives on the library in the twenty-first century -- Scholarship, information, and libraries in the electronic age / Stanley Chodorow -- The impact of information technologies on the role of research libraries in teaching and learning in the United States / Elaine Sloan -- The life of the mind in a world transformed by networks and digital libraries / Paul Evan Peters -- What's happening to the book? / Richard A. Lanham -- The impact of digital technology on libraries / Jerry D. Campbell -- The future value of digital information and digital libraries / Michael Lesk
The digital Library in the service of research and education -- The Library of Congress's National Digital Library / Laura Campbell -- Toward libraries' digital future / Leigh Swain and Susan Haigh -- The future of libraries and library schools / Daniel E. Atkins -- Redefining the university through educational and information technologies / Susan K. Nutter -- Re-engineering the undergraduate curriculum / Jack M. Wilson -- The Internet Public Library / Joseph W. Janes -- Public libraries in the United States / Beverly P. Lynch -- Prognosis on becoming digital / William D. Walker
Notes Papers presented from 1994 to 1998 at the Kanazawa Institute of Technology (KIT) International Roundtable on Library and Information Science
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Digital libraries -- Congresses.
Digital libraries -- United States -- Congresses.
Libraries -- Special collections -- Electronic information resources -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Marcum, Deanna B.
Kanazawa Institute of Technology International Roundtable on Library and Information Science.
LC no. 2001018219
ISBN 0313075107 (electronic bk.)
0313314780 (alk. paper)
9780313075100 (electronic bk.)
9780313314780 (alk. paper)