Global Resource Sharing

Written from a global perspective, this book reviews sharing of library resources on a global scale. With expanded discovery tools and massive digitization projects, the rich and extensive holdings of the world’s libraries are more visible now than at any time in the past. Advanced communication and transmission technologies, along with improved international standards, present a means for the sharing of library resources around the globe. Despite these significant improvements, a number of challenges remain. Global Resource Sharing provides librarians and library managers with a comprehensive background in and summary of the issues involved in global resource sharing. Analyses current and future environments for international resource sharing, including past research and discussions Provides an international perspective on a global library issue Includes examples of successful and innovative global resource sharing initiatives

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  • Author : Linda Frederiksen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 230 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632886
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Global Resource Sharing

Global Resource Sharing
  • Author : Linda Frederiksen,Margaret Bean,Heidi Nance
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 November 2011
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Written from a global perspective, this book reviews sharing of library resources on a global scale. With expanded discovery tools and massive digitization projects, the rich and extensive holdings of the world’s libraries are more visible now than at any time in the past. Advanced communication and transmission technologies, along with improved international standards, present a means for the sharing of library resources around the globe. Despite these significant improvements, a number of challenges remain. Global Resource Sharing provides

Resource Sharing Today

Resource Sharing Today
  • Author : Corinne Nyquist
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 22 July 2014
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Resource Sharing Today is a practical guide to resource sharing starting with the library across town and ending with libraries on the other side of the globe. Chapters cover everything from the ALA’s interlibrary loan form to successful innovations such as Virginia Tech’s ILLiad to New York’s IDS (Information Delivery Service). Appendices include regional, state, national, and international ILL codes, ALA and IFLA forms, open access agreements, and purchase on demand plans.

Networks and Resource Sharing in the 21st Century

Networks and Resource Sharing in the 21st Century
  • Author : Mary Huston-Somerville,Catherine Wilt
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 August 1995
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Visionary thinkers reflect on key aspects of the contemporary information landscape in Networks and Resource Sharing in the 21st Century. In this thought-provoking volume, contributing authors provide multiple lenses from different industry viewpoints to help readers understand current opportunities and challenges facing information providers and their organizations. These authors provide analysis, propose inventions, cite barriers, and target opportunities, stimulating readers to devise solutions appropriate to their personal situations. The book considers the changing face of resource sharing within the context

Reliable Software Technologies – Ada-Europe 2015

Reliable Software Technologies – Ada-Europe 2015
  • Author : Juan Antonio de la Puente,Tullio Vardanega
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 June 2015
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 20th Ada-Europe International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies, Ada-Europe 2015, held in Madrid, Spain, in June 2015. The revised 12 full papers presented together with two keynotes were carefully reviewed and selected from 36 submissions. They are organized in topical sections on language technology, real-time applications, critical systems, and multicore and distributed systems.

Exploring the Relationship Between Media, Libraries, and Archives

Exploring the Relationship Between Media, Libraries, and Archives
  • Author : Chisita, Collence Takaingenhamo,Rusero, Alexander M.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 21 September 2018
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New forms of digitalization and digital media technologies are positively and negatively disrupting the free flow of information preservation. These new technologies are revolutionizing the way messages are transmitted and breaking the traditional monopolization of information by well-established institutions. Exploring the Relationship Between Media, Libraries, and Archives provides emerging research on new digital trends in information preservation, origination, and sharing. While highlighting the current shift in information sharing from institutional archives to digital platforms, readers will learn how media, librarians,

Cooperative Efforts of Libraries

Cooperative Efforts of Libraries
  • Author : Rita Pellen,William Miller
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 31 October 2013
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Explore a wide variety of cooperative initiatives—at regional, statewide, and international levels! This book examines a wide variety of cooperative efforts and consortia in libraries, both geographically and in terms of such activities as digitization and cooperative reference services. You'll learn how libraries are cooperating regionally, on the statewide level, and internationally to provide better service to all kinds of users. Cooperative Efforts of Libraries explores aspects of cooperation that include remote storage, virtual reference service, collection development, staff

Handbook of Research on Science Education and University Outreach As a Tool for Regional Development

Handbook of Research on Science Education and University Outreach As a Tool for Regional Development
  • Author : B. Pandu Ranga Narasimharao,Elizabeth Wright,Shashidhara Prasad
  • Publisher : Information Science Reference
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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-This book is a comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly material on the expanded role of universities for community engagement initiatives. Providing in-depth coverage across a range of topics, such as resource sharing, educational administration, and technological applications---

Natural Resource Use and Global Change

Natural Resource Use and Global Change
  • Author : K. Bruckmeier
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 21 January 2013
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Building on recent developments in social ecology, this book advances a new critical theory of society and nature, exploring social metabolism and global resource flows in contemporary society. Barriers to global sustainability are identified and conditions for transforming industrial economies towards new sustainable resource use are described.

Real-Time Embedded Systems

Real-Time Embedded Systems
  • Author : Xiaocong Fan
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 25 February 2015
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This book integrates new ideas and topics from real time systems, embedded systems, and software engineering to give a complete picture of the whole process of developing software for real-time embedded applications. You will not only gain a thorough understanding of concepts related to microprocessors, interrupts, and system boot process, appreciating the importance of real-time modeling and scheduling, but you will also learn software engineering practices such as model documentation, model analysis, design patterns, and standard conformance. This book is

Principles of Distributed Systems

Principles of Distributed Systems
  • Author : Theodore P. Baker,Alain Bui,Sebastien Tixeuil
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 December 2008
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Principles of Distributed Systems, OPODIS 2008, held in Luxor, Egypt, in December 2008. The 30 full papers and 11 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 102 submissions. The conference focused on the following topics: communication and synchronization protocols; distributed algorithms and multiprocessor algorithms; distributed cooperative computing; embedded systems; fault-tolerance, reliability and availability; grid and cluster computing; location- and context-aware systems; mobile agents and autonomous robots; mobile computing and networks; peer-to-peer

Reliable Software Technologies – Ada-Europe 2011

Reliable Software Technologies – Ada-Europe 2011
  • Author : Alexander Romanovsky,Tullio Vardanega
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 June 2011
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th Ada-Europe International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies, Ada-Europe 2011, held in Edinburgh, UK, on June 20-24, 2011. The revised 12 papers presented together with several invited contributions were carefully reviewed and selected from 30 submissions. Topics of interest to the conference are methods and techniques for software development and maintenance ; software architectures; enabling technologies; software quality; theory and practice of high-integrity systems; embedded systems; mainstream and emerging applications; experience reports; the future of Ada.

Models of Cooperation in U.S., Latin American and Caribbean Libraries

Models of Cooperation in U.S., Latin American and Caribbean Libraries
  • Author : Bruce Edward Massis
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release : 01 January 2003
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The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is the global voice of the information profession. The series IFLA Publications deals with many of the means through which libraries, information centres, and information professionals worldwide can formulate their goals, exert their influence as a group, protect their interests, and find solutions to global problems.

Principles of Practice in Multi-Agent Systems

Principles of Practice in Multi-Agent Systems
  • Author : Jung-Jin Yang,Makoto Yokoo,Takayuki Ito,Zhi Jin,Paul Scerri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 15 December 2009
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Agents are software processes that perceive and act in an environment, processing their perceptions to make intelligent decisions about actions to achieve their goals. Multi-agent systems have multiple agents that work in the same environment to achieve either joint or conflicting goals. Agent computing and technology is an exciting, emerging paradigm expected to play a key role in many society-changing practices from disaster response to manufacturing to agriculture. Agent and mul- agent researchers are focused on building working systems that