推進國家數位平台:美國公共圖書館的數位現況

2017/01/25     來源:OCLC閱讀原文

  • 1. Ninety-two percent of public libraries have locally significant, unique physical collections
  • 2. More than 37.6% of libraries have engaged in digitization activities in the last three years
  • 3. In addition to the common barriers of time and ongoing funding, 61.4% of libraries identified insufficient staff training/expertise as a major barrier to their digitization efforts
  • 4. All state library agencies reported that digitizing and providing online access to local and unique digitized material aligns with their mission either explicitly (12.8%), or broadly (87.2%)
  • 5. Public libraries identified training in imaging best practices (55.6%), copyright risk assessment (47.5%) and metadata best practices (47.0%) as the most potentially helpful to their efforts

報告原文:Advancing the National Digital Platform: The State of Digitization in US Public and State Libraries