The emergence of open access, web technology, and e-publishing has slowly transformed modern libraries into digital libraries. With this variety of technologies utilized, cloud computing and virtual technology has become an advantage for libraries to provide a single efficient system that saves money and time. Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies in Libraries highlights the concerns and limitations that need addressed in order to optimize the benefits of cloud computing to the virtualization of libraries. Focusing on the latest innovations and technological advancements, this book is essential for professionals, students, and researchers interested in cloud library management and development in different types of information environments.Patrons can now enjoy an e-book collection with wireless browsing and Figure 1. Example of 3M Cloud Library borrowing, and Internet-free reading. ... too to access ebooks on their mobile devices like e-readers, PCs, Tablets, Kindle, Nook , iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Android-based tablets, Kindle fire, smartphones.
|Title||:||Cloud Computing and Virtualization Technologies in Libraries|
|Author||:||Dhamdhere, Sangeeta N.|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-10-31|