| || A course in digital libraries
Author :Yerkey, A. Neil;Jorgensen, Corinne
Source: DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology :16(1) ; 1996 ; pp.31-39
Abstract : The paper describe the objectives, topical content, and reasons for developing a course on digital libraries. The Internet is changing the way librarians view information sources. The idea of the library as a place is being questioned while the 'library without walls" is rapidly emerging. The course provides a broad overview of technicai and professional issues related to digital libraries. It leads students through a theoretical discussion of various facets, and gives practical experiences with tools necessary for creation and use of information resources in networked digital formats.
Keywords : Digital library;Course content