Codex: the Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL
The author examines open source in the context of academic libraries, particularly as a software solution for ILS needs. The author focuses on LibraryThing as an ideal example of the use of open source in a library environment.
open source software; academic libraries; public libraries; tagging; tag clouds; LibraryThing; library space
Published Article/Book Citation
The definitive version was published in Codex: the Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL, v.1, iss.1 (2010): 6-18.
Author posting. Copyright © 2010 James Elmborg
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