Legal strategic framework for entrenching the right to public information as the bedrock of the culture of transparancy and accountability in African countries
Citizen and media right to access to information generated and received by public institutions is essential for controlling corrupt practices, which flourish wherever there are low levels of transparency and accountability. ...
Digital Libraries and Virtual Information Services : architecture and Models
This paper explores the a generalized technical framework for a digital library in which very large numbers of objects, comprising all types of material, are accessible over national computer networks. Eight general ...
The value of library services in development
In spite of their enormous power to propel human progress, libraries are increasingly asked to justify the resources spent on them, to justify even their very existence. In this climate, libraries must be accountable, ...