Impact of the Internet on Malaysian Libraries

Impact of the Internet on Malaysian Libraries

Diljit Singh (University of Malaya, Malaysia)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-878289-66-7.ch007
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The Internet plays a significant role in Malaysian libraries and information centers today. From a humble beginning where computers were a luxury that only the very large libraries could afford, the Internet is increasingly being incorporated into the daily routine of librarians and is being used to provide services that were not possible in the pre-Internet days. Today, Internet services are no longer luxuries, but are being used in management, communication, information access and retrieval, document delivery and personal development by librarians and patrons.

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