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Sustainability of scholarly information, G.G. Chowdhury

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Sustainability of scholarly information
Title
Sustainability of scholarly information
Statement of responsibility
G.G. Chowdhury
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This landmark text represents the first attempt to discuss the sustainable development of scholarly information in three key aspects: economic, social and environmental sustainability. Taking as its starting point the premise that digital information systems and services form the backbone of a knowledge society and digital economy, this book explores the challenges of ensuring sustainability of information in an evolving digital world. Chowdhury addresses the key factors and policies influencing scholarly information sustainability and presents a new balanced model of sustainability for digital information systems and services. Illustrated with case studies and informed by the latest research and policies, this cutting-edge text is a must-read for anyone concerned with the future of the information profession. Readership: Those involved in setting policy and direction for information institutions, digital library managers and developers, researchers and students on LIS and digital information courses.--
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Chowdhury, G. G.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Electronic information resources
  • Digital preservation
  • Sustainability
  • Academic writing
  • Learning and scholarship
  • Scholarly publishing
Label
Sustainability of scholarly information, G.G. Chowdhury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction . Sustainability basics.Sustainable information: what it means. Economic sustainability of information. Environmental sustainability of information. Social sustainability of information.Sustainability of digital libraries and information services: case studies. Sustainability of information: emerging issues and policies. Sustainability of information models. Sustainability of information: research issues and challenges
Control code
FIEb17587256
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 231 pages
Isbn
9781856049566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890934005
Label
Sustainability of scholarly information, G.G. Chowdhury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction . Sustainability basics.Sustainable information: what it means. Economic sustainability of information. Environmental sustainability of information. Social sustainability of information.Sustainability of digital libraries and information services: case studies. Sustainability of information: emerging issues and policies. Sustainability of information models. Sustainability of information: research issues and challenges
Control code
FIEb17587256
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 231 pages
Isbn
9781856049566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890934005

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