A Research Program for Studying LAMs and Community in the Digital Age
The paper outlines a research effort into the changing representations, policies, strategies, activities, and practices of libraries, archives, and museums (LAMs) in the digital age. Comprehensive social changes including big slow-moving processes, such as aging populations, global migration, technological change, and environmental change, expose communities and LAM institutions to vulnerabilities. How do the institutions handle vulnerabilities, how do they become more resilient, and how do they contribute to building the resilience of their local communities?
ForlagThe Document Academy
SiteringVårheim, A., Skare, R., Lenstra, N., Latham, K.F. & Grenersen, G. (2018). A Research Program for Studying LAMs and Community in the Digital Age. The Proceedings from the Annual Meeting of the Document Academy, 5(2).
Viser innførsler relatert til tittel, forfatter og emneord.
Implementing an electronic health record in a Nigerian secondary healthcare facility. Prospects and challenges Attah, Ambrose Ojadale (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-11-02)Nigeria is witnessing continuing advocacy and increase in number of individuals yearning for computerization of health information and healthcare processes. However, little is known about the opinions of the diverse healthcare providers who would ensure the successful implementation and meaningful use of health information technology in the country (Adeleke, Erinle et al. 2015). This study explores ...
Viken Valvåg, Steffen (Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2012-01-30)MapReduce has become a widely employed programming model for large-scale data-intensive computations. Traditional MapReduce engines employ dynamic routing of data as a core mechanism for fault tolerance and load balancing. An alternative mechanism is static routing, which reduces the need to store temporary copies of intermediate data, but requires a tighter coupling between the components for ...
Landlocked States and the Protection of the Marine Environment – with Special Emphasis on Switzerland Maurer, Anina (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2012-09-03)This thesis assesses the obligations of landlocked states (LLSs) to protect the marine environment as a whole. In order to limit the scope, three international instruments are focussed upon: the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), and the Fish Stocks Agreement (FSA). This thesis then goes one step beyond the existing regulations, ...