TITLE

Digital Archives

AUTHOR(S)
Hunter, Ian
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
PNLA Quarterly;Winter2006, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on digital archives. Examples of digital materials provided by many libraries including electronic books and electronic journals; Purpose of a digital archive; Advantages of digital media.
ACCESSION #
20046219

 

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