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Digitisation in Libraries: To What Extent has Corona Given a Boost?

The impact of the corona pandemic has been a huge challenge for libraries, institutes and infrastructures around the world. But to what extent has this crisis also proved to be an accelerator for digitisation in these institutions? We asked eight of them …

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GBV Association Conference 2018: How libraries embrace the digital transformation

As a prelude to the 22nd Association Conference of the German Common Library Network (Verbundkonferenz des Gemeinsamen Bibliotheksverbund – GBV), representatives from academia, the world of politics and the library sector discussed the prospects for libraries in the context of digital transformation. The hosts for the two-day conference, which took place in Kiel on 29 and 30 August 2018, were the ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics and die Kiel University Library. The business journalist Jan-Martin Wiarda, moderator of the podium discussion, likened the issues surrounding future certainties to a change in belief system and invited the six participants […]