By David Baker

Digital info recommendations: From purposes and content material to Libraries and People presents a precis and summation of key subject matters, advances, and developments in all features of electronic info today.

This precious source explores the influence of constructing applied sciences at the info global. Written from a global viewpoint, the ebook emphasizes key present themes and destiny advancements. The e-book is predicated on a dynamic set of contents that reply to, and count on, what's happening—and what may possibly happen—in the sector of electronic information.

  • Presents a finished assessment of the key features of latest electronic details provision
  • Serves as an invaluable reference paintings for the topic area
  • Features enter written from a global perspective
  • Explores the impression of constructing applied sciences at the details global, emphasizing key, present issues and destiny developments

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18. Services and facilities that cross barriers combining public, academic, retail and leisure will integrate. 19. Pressure to make services available from any device will increase. 20. Training digital users will be ever more important. 21. The growing need for preservation and conservation of digital data will have to be satisfied. 22. Intellectual property rights management in the digital environment will be crucial. 4: Technology innovation is the prime mover these days. What it will look like in five years is a mystery due to the rapid change we currently experience.

Libraries will develop even more close relationships with the local community by becoming hubs for future start-ups, for training users to acquire degrees, for promoting life-long learning, for assisting users in finding jobs, among others. This new kind of community engagement is explored in more detail by Bruce Massis in Chapter 17 and the Aspen Institute Report on Re-envisioning Public Libraries (Garner, 2014). But the diminution of resources will not just affect public libraries: All libraries will see further reductions in staffing and the introduction of new technologies to support users and operate libraries À driven by cost reduction.

Through cooperation with collectors and artists, libraries will continue to arrange exhibitions, art talks, demonstrations and tours to inspire and nurture students in different dimensions • An innovative space. With the emerging trend of providing 3D printing and makerspace in the library today, a future library should be a place where concepts and ideas could be translated into a creation, a production, a product or a career portfolio. • An open platform. Borrowed from insights into technology innovation, future library space should adopt an open platform approach embracing openness and modular configuration.

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