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ERIC Number: EJ860312
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0033-0337
Open Access, Open Source and Digital Libraries: A Current Trend in University Libraries around the World
Krishnamurthy, M.
Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, v42 n1 p48-55 2008
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe the open access and open source movement in the digital library world. Design/methodology/approach: A review of key developments in the open access and open source movement is provided. Findings: Open source software and open access to research findings are of great use to scholars in developing nations. Originality/value: This paper provides useful information about software for institutions introducing digital library concepts.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: Media Staff
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A