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Author Fulkerson, Diane M., 1957-

Title Remote access technologies for library collections : tools for library users and managers / by Diane M. Fulkerson
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (172 pages) : digital files
Contents 1. Distance education and library services -- 2. Meeting user needs --3. Copyright -- 4. Collection development policies -- 5. Developing digital collections -- 6. Technology for remote access -- 7. Remote access and course management software -- 8. Social networks and Web 2.0 tools -- 9. Mobile technologies -- 10. Virtual libraries -- 11. Remote access technology problems -- 12. Conclusion
Summary "This book is crucial to understanding changes and the new expectations that library users have in the 21st century, including identifying, implementing and updating new technologies, understanding copyright and fair use laws, creating metadata for access to digital collections, and meeting user needs"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Modern library users
Developing online or digital collections
Limitations of digitization
Open access
Copyright protection
Course management software
Social networks
Mobile technologies
Virtual libraries
Remote access technology problems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Description based on title screen (IGI Global, viewed 2/21/2012)
Subject Academic libraries -- Information technology.
Academic libraries -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Libraries -- Special collections -- Electronic information resources.
Libraries and distance education.
Online library catalogs -- Remote access.
Digital libraries.
Copyright -- Electronic information resources -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author IGI Global.
LC no. 2011046463
ISBN 9781466602359 (ebook)