TITLE

Information Management in Digital Environment: A Librarian's Perspectives

AUTHOR(S)
Sridhar, M. S.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology;Jul2007, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Digital invasion of recent years has shaken librarianship. This paper tries to look at some important issues of information management in libraries in the light of such invasion. The issues discussed are digital decay as against paper decay, accessibility interpretation in digital world, utility of e-journals, gray content boom, problems of access to excess, human dependence of information sharing and collaboration, disintermediation and identity crises problems of librarianship, drawbacks of OPACs, etc. as a consequence of digitisation in libraries.
ACCESSION #
26664469

 

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