Definition – E-Government is defined as the use of technology, particularly the Internet, as a means to deliver government services and to facilitate the interaction of the public with government entities.
Source: http://www.ala.org/ (Adopted by the COL-E E-Government Subcommittee, May 2008)
Summary (cont.): … use library resources to access information about jobs, and complete online job applications. Many of these users are unfamiliar with computers and online resources. Government agencies refer individuals specifically to their local public libraries for help.
Source: “Public Libraries and E-Government Services,” ( http://www.ala.org/ )