Considers how the library tradition of co-operation and sharing can be transferred to an electronic environment. A range of activities from shared collections, OAI, digitisation and information arbitrage are considered. To paraphrase Ranganathan the development of electronic media and new forms of co-operation amongst libraries creates an environment where a role offers itself in the provision of the right information in the right format at the right price for the right user at the right time.
|Title of host publication||Co-operation in action : collaborative initiatives in the world of information|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
- electronic libraries