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IJEEEE 2014 Vol.4(4): 292-301 ISSN: 2010-3654
DOI: 10.7763/IJEEEE.2014.V4.344

Digital Library – Economies of Scale

Shreshta Shyamsundar, Kamalkumar Rathinasamy
Abstract— This document helps demystify the phrase “digital library” and lends it relevant context from its purpose in the real world. In the process, this artefact also attempts to shed light on
  •  Its importance, 
  • What it takes to setup a digital library
  • Revenue model - Sustainability
  • Future of this concept in digital library
Essentially in the broad sense of the phrase, a digital library system is built on common standards and methodologies therefore when seen from the perspective of this volume; digital library does appear as a seamless amalgam of the conventional document set important from the historical perspective, along with transient material with unending activity.

Index Terms— Digital library, digitizing, e-library, library economics, how-to e-books.

The authors are with Infosys Limited, Mysore, India. email: shreshta_shyamsundar@infosys.com

Cite: Shreshta Shyamsundar, Kamalkumar Rathinasamy, " Digital Library – Economies of Scale," International Journal of e-Education, e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 292-301, 2014.

General Information

ISSN: 2010-3654 (Online)
Abbreviated Title: Int. J. e-Educ. e-Bus. e-Manag. e-Learn.
Frequency: Quarterly
Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Kuan-Chou Chen
Executive Editor: Ms. Nancy Lau
Abstracting/ Indexing: EBSCO, Google Scholar, Electronic Journals Library, QUALIS, ProQuest, EI (INSPEC, IET)
E-mail: ijeeee@iap.org
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