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Title

  • Main Title Appraising our digital investment : sustainability of digitized special collections in ARL libraries

Creator

  • Author: Maron, Nancy
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Ithaka S+R
  • Author: Pickle, Sarah
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Ithaka S+R

Contributor

  • Sponsor: Association of Research Libraries
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Web: http://www.arl.org/

Publisher

  • Name: Association of Research Libraries
    Place of Publication: Washington, DC
    Additional Info: Web: http://www.arl.org/
  • Name: Ithaka S+R
    Place of Publication: New York, NY
    Additional Info: Web: http://www.sr.ithaka.org/

Date

  • Creation: 2013-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and conducted by Ithaka S+R, this study provides insight into how ARL libraries are managing and funding the hundreds of digitized special collections they have created and that they believe to be critical to their futures. This is the first survey of ARL institutions that specifically attempts to understand and benchmark the activities and costs of supporting these collections after they are created. By looking at questions of management, costs, funding sources, impact, and outreach, the survey offers data that will deliver insight to all those engaged in sustaining digitized special collections.
  • Physical Description: 49 p. : col. ill.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Research libraries -- Special collections -- Digitization -- United States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Research libraries -- Collection development.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Digital libraries.
  • Keyword: digitization
  • Keyword: digital resources

Collection

  • Name: General Collection
    Code: UNTGC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights Holder: Association of Research Libraries (ARL)
  • Rights License: by-nc-sa
  • Rights Statement: This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-­‐NonCommercial-­‐ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 171 Second Street, Suite 300, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA.

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 828938914
  • URL: http://www.arl.org/bm~doc/digitizing-special-collections-report-21feb13.pdf
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc234942