Ensuring Universal Access for the Global Information Flow: Responding to the Demands of Scholarship in the Digital Age

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This presentation was presented in Session 6.4 Reports of Current Research (Juried Papers), at the 2005 ALISE Conference. It summarizes current situations and developing trends in information technologies. Africa is used as a case to illustrate how local policies have played important roles in the process of information globalization.

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Creation Date: 2005  
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UNT Libraries
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Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw

University of North Texas

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Hastings, Samantha Kelly

University of North Texas

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  • Creation: 2005
Description:

This presentation was presented in Session 6.4 Reports of Current Research (Juried Papers), at the 2005 ALISE Conference. It summarizes current situations and developing trends in information technologies. Africa is used as a case to illustrate how local policies have played important roles in the process of information globalization.

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Abstract: This presentation was presented in Session 6.4 Reports of Current Research (Juried Papers), at the 2005 ALISE Conference. It summarizes current situations and developing trends in information technologies. It raises an important issue in the development of globalization which emphasizes the efficiency of modern technologies in delivering information to people around the world. Africa is used as a case to illustrate how local policies have played important roles in the process of information globalization.

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20 p.

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Keyword(s): globalizations | access | global information flows | Africa | African | academic institutions | higher education
Source: Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference, 2005, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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