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GDL: a model infrastructure for a regional digital library

Nicholson, D. and Dawson, A. and Macgregor, G. (2002) GDL: a model infrastructure for a regional digital library. WIDWISAWN, 1 (1). ISSN 1478-8055

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This brief article describes the early days of the Glasgow Digital Library (GDL), when it was a cross-sectoral and city-wide collaborative initiative involving Strathclyde, Glasgow and Caledonian Universities, as well as Glasgow City Libraries and Archives and the Glasgow Colleges Group.