Creator of Knowledge
Information Resources Management Association
Advancing the Concepts & Practices of Information Resources Management in Modern Organizations

Role of Digital Libraries in the Present Era: Challenges and Issues

Role of Digital Libraries in the Present Era: Challenges and Issues
View Sample PDF
Author(s): Harpreet Kaur (Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, India)
Copyright: 2015
Pages: 17
Source title: Handbook of Research on Inventive Digital Tools for Collection Management and Development in Modern Libraries
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): S. Thanuskodi (Alagappa University, India)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8178-1.ch006


View Role of Digital Libraries in the Present Era: Challenges and Issues on the publisher's website for pricing and purchasing information.


The Digital library plays an important role in promoting the use of information. Digital libraries give solutions to main challenges to traditional libraries such as storage. This paper discusses the concept of digital library and how it helps in conserving manuscripts and what type of equipments or software are required in this work. We want digital information in every field so that every library should be a digital library. It highlights the Necessity, Challenges and issues in creating digital library, there are certain issues which should be taken care like copyright and Intellectual Property Right. This article also explores successful digital library project set up in India and what is the future of digital library in Indian scenario.

Related Content

Laura Douglass Marion, Casey M. Wooster. © 2023. 19 pages.
Christine R. Andrews, Kimberly A. Donovan, Carolyn White Gamtso, C. C. Hendricks, Emily L. Kerr, Kathleen H. Norton, Susanne F. Paterson. © 2023. 26 pages.
Gary Marks, Jr., Neil Grimes, Bonnie Lafazan. © 2023. 22 pages.
Thura Mack, Kristina Clement, Chloe J. Freeman, Madison Betcher. © 2023. 18 pages.
Michael Rodriguez, Nathan Mealey, Charlie Barlow. © 2023. 16 pages.
Keith T. Nichols, Bryan J. Sajecki, Cynthia A. Tysick. © 2023. 23 pages.
Megan Margino Marchese. © 2023. 27 pages.
Body Bottom