ERIC Number: EJ616717
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Automated Digital Libraries: How Effectively Can Computers Be Used for the Skilled Tasks of Professional Librarianship? [and] Robust Hyperlinks and Locations [and] Designing Documents To Enhance the Performance of Digital Libraries: Time, Space, People and a Digital Library in London [and] Virginia Dons FEDORA: A Prototype for a Digital Object Repository [and] Preserving the Authencity of Contingent Digital Ojbects: The InterPARES Project.
Arms, William Y.; Phelps, Thomas A.; Wilensky, Robert; Crane, Gregory; Staples, Thornton; Wayland, Ross; Gilliland-Swetland, Anne J.; Eppard, Philip B.
D-Lib Magazine, v6 n7-8 Jul-Aug 2000
Discusses the cost of access to research information and suggests that lower staff costs in a digital library setting are a key to providing more affordable access. Topics include equivalent library services; quality of service; differences between disciplines; archiving and preservation; citations, hyperlinks, and reference linking; metadata; reference librarianship; preservation and authenticity. (LRW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Archives, Citations (References), Cost Effectiveness, Costs, Electronic Libraries, Intellectual Disciplines, Library Personnel, Library Role, Library Services, Metadata, Preservation, Reference Services, Research Libraries
Available electronically: http://www.dlib.org/dlib/july00arms/07arms.html
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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