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The Resource Past, present, and future of research in the information society, Wesley Shrum ; edited by Wesley Shrum [and others]

Past, present, and future of research in the information society, Wesley Shrum ; edited by Wesley Shrum [and others]

Label
Past, present, and future of research in the information society
Title
Past, present, and future of research in the information society
Statement of responsibility
Wesley Shrum ; edited by Wesley Shrum [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Past, Present & Future of Research in the Information Society examines the role of research and the production of knowledge in the information society, with special emphasis on developing areas of the world. Core issues of the book lie at the intersection of computer science and engineering, information and communication technologies, the World Wide Web, and development."--Jacket
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
303.48/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM851
LC item number
.P37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shrum, Wesley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information society
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunication
  • Digital divide
  • COMPUTERS
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunication
  • Digital divide
  • Information society
  • Informatique
  • Information society
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunication
Label
Past, present, and future of research in the information society, Wesley Shrum ; edited by Wesley Shrum [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Learning from the past, present and future -- ICT for development : illusions, promises, challenges, and realizations -- History of ICT -- The origin and early development of the internet and of the Netizen : their impact on science and society -- ICT and development -- Roles of ICT in the information society -- International collaborations through the internet -- University relations for capacity building : highlights of HP's program -- Women & ICT : education and employment issues and opportunities in developing countries -- Promise and practice of open access to e-science -- Gaining and sustaining access to science findings -- Publishing and disseminating science findings -- Information access and issues of bandwidth -- Global internet research -- Science and ICT in China -- ICT and the Kerala model -- Research process and connectivity in the information society
Control code
232363224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387476506
Lccn
2006934308
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-32722-8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232363224
Label
Past, present, and future of research in the information society, Wesley Shrum ; edited by Wesley Shrum [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Learning from the past, present and future -- ICT for development : illusions, promises, challenges, and realizations -- History of ICT -- The origin and early development of the internet and of the Netizen : their impact on science and society -- ICT and development -- Roles of ICT in the information society -- International collaborations through the internet -- University relations for capacity building : highlights of HP's program -- Women & ICT : education and employment issues and opportunities in developing countries -- Promise and practice of open access to e-science -- Gaining and sustaining access to science findings -- Publishing and disseminating science findings -- Information access and issues of bandwidth -- Global internet research -- Science and ICT in China -- ICT and the Kerala model -- Research process and connectivity in the information society
Control code
232363224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387476506
Lccn
2006934308
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-32722-8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232363224

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