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Linking to the past: an analysis of community digital heritage initiatives.
(Emerald Group Publishing., 2013)
Purpose – Community initiatives to collate and manage different kinds of cultural forms and resources are a popular way for local people to engage with the heritage of their area. These initiatives are often heavily ...
Libraries for the future: the role of IT utilities in the transformation of academic libraries.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016-10-07)
This article presents an evaluation of the role of IT utilities in the transformation of academic library services. It begins with a brief overview of the historical development of academic libraries followed by a discussion ...
(Re)presenting heritage: laser scanning and 3D visualisations for cultural resilience and community engagement.
Cultural heritage is increasingly being viewed as an economic asset for geographic areas who aim to capitalise in the surge in interest in local history and heritage tourism from members of the public. Digital technologies ...
Governance and policy challenges of implementing urban low-carbon transport initiatives.
Emissions from transport represent a quarter of Scotland’s total. Action to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from transport has been criticized for being limited, poorly integrated with other areas of policy, ...
Cultural resilience: the production of rural community heritage, digital archives and the role of volunteers.
The following paper addresses a lacuna in the literature relating to the concept of resilience. To date, cultural activity in relation to resilient communities has been given little attention and this paper will highlight ...