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Future librarians digitising the past

Burton, P. and McMenemy, D. (2005) Future librarians digitising the past. Information Scotland, 3 (5). pp. 12-14. ISSN 1479-8441

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Library studies students at the University of Strathclyde are working alongside public library services on digitisation projects. Paul F. Burton and David McMenemy describe how these 'real-world' practical ICT projects are incorporated into the curriculum, and how they are working successfully.