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Enriching library user’s experience with Evernote

Dinesh K. Siddaiah (Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, India)

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 23 October 2018

Issue publication date: 23 October 2018

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Abstract

Purpose

Digital information management tools (DIMTs) are used widely for varieties of digital information management. In academics, these tools are being used for the advancement of student productivity, research data management, research consultation, etc. The libraries of universities and institutions use DIMTs for organizing and retrieving varieties of digital information.

Design/methodology/approach

The author studied the various emerging DIMTs and picked Evernote for further study based on the popularity and usage of the tool in the academic system.

Findings

This paper explains how and to what extent Evernote can be used as a DIMT in academics and in the digital library management. Evernote is one of the best options for implementation in the library, especially to train the students to use and enrich their academic and research experience. Evernote definitely adds value to the libraries.

Originality/value

It is found from the study that, Evernote is very handy in handling the research consultation service and manage research projects in libraries.

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Citation

Siddaiah, D.K. (2018), "Enriching library user’s experience with Evernote", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 35 No. 7, pp. 11-12. https://doi.org/10.1108/LHTN-06-2018-0035

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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