Core Infrastructure Considerations for Large Digital Libraries

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This study examines basic functional aspects of large digital libraries and draws on examples of existing digital libraries to illustrate their varying approaches to storage and content delivery, metadata approaches and harvesting, search and discovery, services and applications, and system sustainability.

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Henry, Geneva July 2012.

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Library facilities at the University of North Texas function as the nerve center for teaching and academic research. In addition to a major collection of electronic journals, books and databases, five campus facilities house just under six million cataloged holdings, including books, periodicals, maps, documents, microforms, audiovisual materials, music scores, full-text journals and books. A branch library is located at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus.

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This study examines basic functional aspects of large digital libraries and draws on examples of existing digital libraries to illustrate their varying approaches to storage and content delivery, metadata approaches and harvesting, search and discovery, services and applications, and system sustainability.

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iv, 19 p.

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Henry, Geneva. Core Infrastructure Considerations for Large Digital Libraries, text, July 2012; Washington, DC. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc98133/: accessed May 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .