AuthorLesk, Michael
TitleUnderstanding digital libraries / Michael Lesk
Imprint Amsterdam : Elsevier, c2005
Edition 2nd ed.
Descript xxxi, 424 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm

CONTENT

Evolution of libraries -- Text documents -- Images of pages -- Multimedia storage and retrieval -- Knowledge representation schemes -- Distribution -- Usability and retrieval evaluation -- User needs -- Collections and preservations -- Economics -- Intellectual property rights -- World tour of digital libraries -- Scope of digital libraries -- Future: Ubiquity, diversity, creativity, and public policy


Libraries -- United States Digital libraries -- United States

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