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Library Systems Report 2016: Power plays

American Libraries [May 1, 2016]


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Abstract: The e technology infrastructure libraries implement can affect their ability to manage internal operations efficiently and deliver high-quality services, in person and online. Weak or obsolete technology products impede success. Libraries have much at stake in products that align well with their strategies, resonate with their patrons, and facilitate the work of their staff. Previously established products are evolving to gain long-overdue modernization. In an era of web-based and cloud computing, library technology has held fast to aspects of the previous age of client–server computing. Library systems continue to see uneven progress.

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Publication Year:2016
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: American Libraries
Issue:May 1, 2016
Publisher:American Library Association
Series: Library Systems Report
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
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Record Number:21747
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Date Created:2016-07-12 09:35:52