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Geoskills Among Academic Librarians in Greece, Cyprus and Spain
Existing literature on Geographic Information (GI) and libraries points out that American and Canadian librarians have long been aware of the intimate relationship between geospatial data and libraries. In Europe, though, ...
Policies, Open Access and Cooperation as Factors Influencing Geospatial Collections in Libraries and Institutional Repositories
The aim of this paper is to explore whether in today's changing landscape libraries institutional repositories are used, in order to develop collections of locally produced geospatial data. Furthermore, this study will ...
Geospatial Data Collection Policies, Technology and Open Source in Websites of Academic Libraries Worldwide
The proliferation of geospatial data demands the engagement of information organizations, such as academic libraries, for their management and diffusion. The purpose of this paper is to reveal issues related to the development ...
Βιβλιοθηκονόμος γεωγραφικών συλλογών (GIS Librarian): υπερβολή ή αναγκαιότητα;
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πειραιά, 2012)
Οι βιβλιοθήκες στο πλαίσιο του ρόλου και της αποστολής τους χρησιμοποιούν τα γεωγραφικά πληροφοριακά συστήματα (GIS) προκειμένου να προσφέρουν υπηρεσίες προστιθέμενης αξίας για τις οργανωμένες γεωγραφικές συλλογές τους. ...
Geospatial collection development policies in academic libraries: a worldwide research
The widespread applications of GIS have challenged librarians worldwide to provide geospatial collections and services to their users. Despite the fact that collection development policies in digital environment have derived ...
Geographical Collections in Greek Academic Libraries: current situation and perspectives
The paper aims at exploring the existence of geospatial collections and the GIS services in Greek academic libraries through a research in their websites. The initial hypothesis is that Greek academic libraries are not ...
Current use and trends of Geospatial Collection Development Policies (GCDPs) in Map/GIS Libraries
The rapid increase of publications both in print and digital form raises costs while academic libraries budgets are constantly decreasing. At the same time academic libraries cannot ignore the continuous spread of open ...
90 χρόνια Βιβλιοθήκη της Τράπεζας της Ελλάδος: ιστορική αναφορά και μελλοντικές προκλήσεις
(Τράπεζα της Ελλάδος, 2018-01-18)
Geospatial Collections in Institutional Repositories (IRs): a survey in Map/GIS Libraries
Changes in scholarly publishing along with the rapid developments in technology are affecting user expectations and forcing academic libraries to significant changes in providing access to geospatial data and develop new ...
Using policies for developing geospatial collections: Current situation in western world
In the great number of articles written for the development of geospatial collections in the early years of the ARL GIS project, policies were always mentioned as a necessity. Nowadays that the tremendous disposal of ...