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Title Blockchain / edited by Sandra Hirsh and Susan Alman
Published Chicago : ALA Neal-Schuman, 2020
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Description 1 online resource
Series Library futures ; 3
Contents Understanding Blockchain -- From Medieval Origins to Modern Applications / Christina Cornejo and Stacey Johnson -- Blockchain and Decentralization Big Picture Opportunities and Risks / Jason Griffey -- Blockchain: Merits, Issues, and Challenges / Bohyun Kim -- Before the Hype -- Standards / Todd A. Carpenter -- Legal Considerations / Dan Blackaby -- Security / Tonia San Nicolas Roca -- Healthy Skepticism / Toby Greenwalt -- For the Future -- Speculative Application -- Support for Scholarship and Scholarly Communications / MacKenzie Smith -- Credentialing and Continuing Education / Heather McMorrow and Amy Jiang -- Distributed Access to Library Metadata / Timothy A. Thompson -- Data Collection and Assessment / Annie Norman -- Lessons from Health Information Management / Victoria Lemieux -- Electronic Health Records / Frank Cervone -- Born-Digital and Digital First Content / JohnBracken and Michael Della Bitta -- Community-based Collections / M. Ryan Hess -- For the Present -- Blockchain Education for Communities / Link Swanson
Summary "This book in the Library Futures Series examines blockchain technology, a concept with far-reaching implications for the future of record keeping"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Blockchains (Databases)
Libraries -- Information technology
Libraries -- Technological innovations
Blockchains (Databases)
Libraries -- Information technology.
Libraries -- Technological innovations.
Form Electronic book
Author Alman, Susan Webreck, editor.
Hirsh, Sandra, 1965- editor.
LC no. 2019040313
ISBN 083894681X