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ERIC Number: EJ857116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 13
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0033-0337
Libraries as a Common Denominator: A View from New Zealand of the Citizen, Country and Global Perspective
Carnaby, Penny
Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, v43 n3 p251-263 2009
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to show how libraries in New Zealand have developed their digital strategies in order to serve its citizens, the country and the world. Design/methodology/approach: A description of various New Zealand initiatives is given, many of which involve the National Library of New Zealand. Findings: The four components of the New Zealand Digital strategy: connection; content; confidence; and collaboration have been driven by the library and information sector. Originality/value: The paper provides a personal insight, by the National Librarian, into key digital developments in New Zealand.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand