eBook Managing Technologies in Developing countries: Open Source vs Commercial Options: IFLA Publications 132

  • Volume 132
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  • ISBN-10: 3598440952
  • ISBN-13: 9783598440953
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 217 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008
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Explores the management of technologies and library automated systems in the context of developing countries, and in the light of recent developments concerning open source software and applications. Discusses the importance of changing the rules concerning library management systems, as well as related implications. Results show that open source software might be a solution, although some conditions apply.