An Open Source, Open Access Journal Database Appliance: A Proposal

Corrado, Edward M. (2007) An Open Source, Open Access Journal Database Appliance: A Proposal. In: Managing technologies and automated library systems in developing countries : open source vs commercial options : proceedings of the IFLA Pre-conference Satellite Meeting. IFLA Publications (132). K.G. Saur, 2008, München, pp. 185-194. ISBN 978-3-598-44095-3

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This paper proposes the creation of an Open Access Journal Database Appliance using Open Source Software for use at libraries in developing countries. The paper introduces the reasons for building such a system, including the lack of reliable Internet connections. Some of the issues that will need to be considered during the creation, implementation, and maintenance of such a system are discussed.

Item Type:Book Section
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Subjects:Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
ID Code:26
Deposited By: Edward Corrado
Deposited On:17 Jun 2009 18:14
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