Impact of Digital Preservation of Information Resources on Academic Libraries

Authors(3) :-Inam Ullah Khan, Faheem Numan, Shaheen Ahmad

This paper examines the impact of digital preservation of information resources on academic libraries. An explanatory research design was adopted. The method was to examine information resources available in libraries. The paper highlighted the impact of digital preservation and the nature of information resources in academic libraries. It concludes that since information resources include print and non-print, academic libraries should begin to develop skills and good housekeeping operation for digital preservation that will meet up with the international standard for long-term digital preservation of information resources.

Authors and Affiliations

Inam Ullah Khan
Department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University, P.M.B. 1, Abraka
Faheem Numan
Department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University, P.M.B. 1, Abraka
Shaheen Ahmad
Department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University, P.M.B. 1, Abraka

Digital Preservation, Information Resources, Academic Libraries.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 2 | September-October 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-10-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 25-27
Manuscript Number : CSEIT16123
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Inam Ullah Khan, Faheem Numan, Shaheen Ahmad, "Impact of Digital Preservation of Information Resources on Academic Libraries", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp.25-27, September-October.2016
URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT16123

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