WELCOME TO THE DIGITAL LIBRARY WORLD<br />
What?<br />a library in which collections are stored in digital formats (as opposed to print, microform, or other media) a...
Why?<br />1) THE COLLECTION OF SERVICES:<br /><ul><li>provides a variety of services to all of its users.
Examples:
 services to support management of collections, services to provide replicated and reliable storage, services to aid in qu...
EXAMPLES OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES:<br />
Time to work!!<br />Let’s go to your own group…<br />
TASK FOR TODAY<br /><ul><li>Search articles  that are related to your own group’s topic by using the digital library web
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Session 4 Digital Library

  1. 1. WELCOME TO THE DIGITAL LIBRARY WORLD<br />
  2. 2. What?<br />a library in which collections are stored in digital formats (as opposed to print, microform, or other media) and accessible by computers.<br />The DELOS Digital Library Reference Model:<br />An organization, which might be virtual, that comprehensively collects, manages and preserves for the long term rich digital content.<br />
  3. 3. Why?<br />1) THE COLLECTION OF SERVICES:<br /><ul><li>provides a variety of services to all of its users.
  4. 4. Examples:
  5. 5. services to support management of collections, services to provide replicated and reliable storage, services to aid in query formulation and execution, services to assist in name resolution and location, etc.</li></li></ul><li>2) Supporting users deal with information objects:<br />The goal of the digital library is to assist users by satisfying their needs and requirements for management, access, storage, and manipulation of the variety of information stored in the collection of material that represents the "holdings" of the library<br />
  6. 6. EXAMPLES OF DIGITAL LIBRARIES:<br />
  7. 7. Time to work!!<br />Let’s go to your own group…<br />
  8. 8. TASK FOR TODAY<br /><ul><li>Search articles that are related to your own group’s topic by using the digital library web
  9. 9. Each student in the group must find at least 2 articles that are related to your own subtopic from the previous week.
  10. 10. Post the links to your own group’s house in the Gaia Online.</li></li></ul><li>HAPPY DISCUSSING!!<br />
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