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Communities, innovation, and critical mass: understanding the impact of digitization on scholarship in the humanities through the case of Tibetan and Himalayan studies

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The dominant discourse surrounding academic research libraries today is one of change and scholarship in the humanities has seen a similar revolution in practice. Yet, most of the documented changes in either have been ascribed to the availability of online journal materials. Despite the accessibility of millions of rare, digitized primary resources freely available on the web, little has been done to understand the impact of these materials on either the practice of scholarship or on libr...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Oxford Internet Institute
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Publication date:
2010
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
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Oxford University, UK
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uuid:928053ea-e8d9-44ff-9c9a-aaae1f6dc695
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ora:4876

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