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Digital library futures : collection development or collection preservation?

Joint, N. (2006) Digital library futures : collection development or collection preservation? Library Review, 55 (5). pp. 285-290. ISSN 0024-2535

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Abstract

This paper argues that theoretical models from non-LIS disciplines can be of practical benefit to practitioner LIS research. In the area of digitisation collection development policy, such models highlight the importance of digital library preservation issues.