Digital Information Strategies: From Applications and Content to Libraries and People, 1st Edition

  • Wendy Evans
  • David Baker University of Akron
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 008100267X
  • ISBN-13: 9780081002674
  • DDC: 025.00285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released April 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This book provides a summary and a summation of the key themes, advances, and trends in all aspects of digital information at the present time.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures.
List of Tables.
About the Authors.
List of Abbreviations.
1: Digital Information Strategies.
2: Strategic Futures for Digital Information Services.
3: Great Libraries? Good Libraries? Digital Collection Development and What it Means for Our Great Research Collections.
4: Research Information Management.
5: Digital Research Data: Where are we Now?.
Linked Data.
6: From Linked Open Data to Linked Open Knowledge.
7: Transforming Libraries from Physical to Virtual.
8: People's Technology: Where is the Line?.
9: Swedish Local Politicians' Views on Public Library Digital Services.
10: Conceptualising the Library Collection for the Digital World.
11: From Clients to Participants — How Information Technology Impacts Relationships Between Professionals and Users.
12: ‘Where’ Matters: Keeping Apace with Geo-Ubiquity in a Digital World.
13: Digital Data and the City: An Exploration of the Building Blocks of a Smart City Architecture.
The Internet and Users/User Behaviour.
14: Thriving in the Digital Age: Conquests, Challenges, and Thoughts on School Libraries.
15: Knowing your Users, Discovering your Library: An Overview of the Characteristics of User Generations.
Digital Media.
16: Presence, Permeability and Playfulness: Future Library Architecture in the Digital Era.
17: Strategic Futures: Partnering for Student Success.