Should we just send a copy? Digitisation, usefulness and users

Terras, Melissa
January 2010
Art Libraries Journal;Jan2010, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p22
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the ways that libraries, archives, and museums have attempted including forms of digitization project, creating digital replacements of the collections available for the users. It mentions that above 50 percent of the human brain is reckoned to be devoted to processing visual information. It notes that it is proven that there is an excessive craving for high quality online resources of heritage material when made available but users do not know what to search for or how to access the information.


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