OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives: Volume 30 Issue 1


Library and Information Science

Table of contents - Special Issue: Digital Preservation – Part I

Betting on the future? Double down on libraries

Norm Medeiros

– This article aims to describe three recent books that forecast the future of libraries.

UX gardens

Robert Fox

– This column aims to explore the important role of user experience analysis in the design of web based digital library services and tools.

Evidence-based practice and web usability assessment

Frank Cervone

Issues related to usability and creating effective and engaging user experiences on the internet continue to vex libraries and information agencies. Many organizations…

The Purdue University Research Repository: HUBzero customization for dataset publication and digital preservation

Carly C. Dearborn, Amy J. Barton, Neal A. Harmeyer

The purpose of this case study is to discuss the creation of robust preservation functionality within PURR. The study seeks to discuss the customization of the HUBzero…

Overwhelmed to action: digital preservation challenges at the under-resourced institution

Amanda Kay Rinehart, Patrice-Andre Prud'homme, Andrew Reid Huot

– The purpose of this paper is to examine the importance of beginning digital preservation efforts with restricted resources.

Institutional repository management models that support faculty research dissemination

Michelle Armstrong

Research dissemination is a core mission for all universities. As a result, libraries should adopt this mission, utilizing institutional repositories services to support…

The role of the national university in developing nations' digital cultural heritage projects: A perspective from Kazakhstan

Heidi Dowding

– The purpose of this paper is to explore the role of the national university in developing sustainable cultural heritage digital preservation practices.



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