A Holistic Perspective on Indigenous Digital Libraries in Taiwan
CHEN, Shu-jiun (2014) A Holistic Perspective on Indigenous Digital Libraries in Taiwan. Paper presented at: IFLA WLIC 2014 - Lyon - Libraries, Citizens, Societies: Confluence for Knowledge in Session 118 - Indigenous Matters Special Interest Group. In: IFLA WLIC 2014, 16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France.
A Holistic Perspective on Indigenous Digital Libraries in TaiwanThis paper reports on the development of Taiwan indigenous digital libraries representing fourteen groups with about five hundred and two thousand indigenous people. The study reviews 50 indigenous-related projects and initiatives in the Taiwan E-learning & Digital Archives Program (TELDAP), and concludes 5 findings of Taiwan’s indigenous digital library, each demonstrates (1) the main constructors and their disciplines and professional backgrounds; (2) the models for indigenous community participation and engagement in digitization; (3) the characteristics of digital collection development; (4) the design and interoperability of metadata for digitized collections; (5) the access to the indigenous digital library. The main contribution of the study is to provide a regional depth exploration of Taiwan indigenous digital libraries using systematic approach, which will help establishing and linking a more comprehensive global indigenous digital library.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Conference details:||IFLA WLIC 2014 - Lyon - Libraries, Citizens, Societies: Confluence for Knowledge
Session 118 - Vive le "i" for indigenous in IFLA: strengthening cultural responsiveness and accountability in libraries and information - Indigenous Matters Special Interest Group
|Divisions:||Division 3 Library Services > Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section > Indigenous Matters Special Interest Group|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Indigenous Digital Libraries, Community Engagement|
|Date Deposited:||11 Jul 2014 12:22|
|Last Modified:||21 Jul 2014 15:40|
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