Digital Library Perspectives: Volume 36 Issue 4

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Table of contents - Special Issue: Digital libraries and COVID-19, Part 1 : responding to a global emergency

Guest Editors: Anna Maria Tammaro, Juan D. Machin-Mastromatteo

COVID-19 and digital library services – a case study of a university library

Dipti Mehta, Xiaocan Wang

The purpose of this paper is to share the experience of a university library in response to the COVID-19 pandemic since early March 2020. The paper describes the library’s…

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Innovation during crisis: exploring reaction of Swedish university libraries to COVID-19

Serdar Temiz, Lakshmi Pradip Salelkar

While universities are using more digital tools such as learning management systems (canvas, blackboard, etc). or massive open online courses (MOOCS) such as MIT…

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LibraryCraft – how the COVID-19 pandemic led to the growth of the WA libraries public Minecraft server

Jayne Cleave, John Geijsman

LibraryCraft was created to bring communities together across Western Australia (WA) in a safe, structured and moderated way so that players could stretch their creativity…

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Silver lining of the COVID-19 crisis for digital libraries in terms of remote access

Lenka Pokorná, Michal Indrák, Maroš Grman, Frantisek Stepanovsky, Martina Smetánková

The paper aims to describe a digital library (DL) model that attempts to replace traditional library services during the lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, set in…

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Documenting contemporary regional history: the Utah COVID-19 digital collection

Anna L. Neatrour, Jeremy Myntti, Rachel J. Wittmann

When faced with events, such as the global pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), libraries have a unique opportunity to develop a community facing response…

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Building community at distance: a datathon during COVID-19

Samantha Fritz, Ian Milligan, Nick Ruest, Jimmy Lin

This paper aims to use the experience of an in-person event that was forced to go virtual in the wake of COVID-19 as an entryway into a discussion on the broader…

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Kuwait University faculty’s use of electronic resources during the COVID-19 pandemic

Batool A. Hendal

This paper aims to examine the extent of benefits Kuwait University faculty received from the electronic resources offered by Kuwait University Libraries Administration…

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Cover of Digital Library Perspectives

ISSN:

2059-5816

Online date, start – end:

2016

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof Anna Maria Tammaro