TITLE

Linked Knowledge -- Open Libraries

AUTHOR(S)
Degkwitz, Andreas
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Bibliotheksdienst;jul2012, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p570
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the communication revolution and technological innovations on libraries. It reflects on the evolution of the representation of knowledge and information from codices and books to computers and digital formats, as well as the practical implications of this shift for librarianship, library architecture, and the societal mission and functions of libraries. It also addresses challenges of data management, cataloging, electronic media use, and cloud computing.
ACCESSION #
79184637

 

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