Big Data Applications for Improving Library Services
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Big Data Applications for Improving Library Services

Sangeeta Namdev Dhamdhere (Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pune, India)
Release Date: September, 2020|Copyright: © 2021 |Pages: 211|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-3049-8
ISBN13: 9781799830498|ISBN10: 1799830497|EISBN13: 9781799830511|ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799830504


Today, libraries must provide various web-based services, social media, and internet to patrons in order to adequately support their information needs. In addition to these services, the maintenance of online literature, databases, data sets, and archives cause librarians to have to handle huge amounts of data each day. Big data can support with quality improvement and problem solving to improve library services and can help librarians to provide up-to-date and innovative real-time services to library users.

Big Data Applications for Improving Library Services is an essential scholarly publication that examines the implications and applications of big data analytics on services provided by libraries. Highlighting a wide range of topics such as data analytics, mobile technologies, and web-based services, this book is ideal for librarians, knowledge managers, data scientists, data analysts, cataloguers, academicians, IT professionals, researchers, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic Libraries
  • Big Data
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Visualization
  • Databases
  • Higher Learning
  • Knowledge Resources
  • Library Services
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Web-Based Services

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