By Charles Forrest,Martin Halbert
Technology has enabled new different types of information-seeking habit and scholarship, inflicting a upkeep of libraries that revisits the belief of the "commons"—a public position that's unfastened for use through all people. A box advisor to the knowledge Commons describes the emergence, progress, and adoption of the concept that of the data commons in libraries. This booklet contains a number of contributed articles, and descriptive, dependent entries for numerous details commons in libraries around the nation and round the world.
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A Field Guide to the Information Commons by Charles Forrest,Martin Halbert