Practical Open Source Software for Libraries

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  • Author : Nicole Engard
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 268 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630433
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Practical Open Source Software for Libraries

Practical Open Source Software for Libraries
  • Author : Nicole Engard
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 September 2010
GET THIS BOOK Practical Open Source Software for Libraries

Open source refers to an application whose source code is made available for use or modification as users see fit. This means libraries gain more flexibility and freedom than with software purchased with license restrictions. Both the open source community and the library world live by the same rules and principles. Practical Open Source Software for Libraries explains the facts and dispels myths about open source. Chapters introduce librarians to open source and what it means for libraries. The reader

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
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