Government Information in the Digital Age:
The Once and Future Federal Depository Library Program
by James A. Jacobs, James R. Jacobs, and Shinjoung Yeo
Journal of Academic Librarianship, (May 2005),
Vol.31, No.3, pp198-208.
Rapid technological change has caused some to question the need for the
Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP). We argue that the
traditional roles of FDLP libraries in selecting, acquiring,
organizing, preserving, and providing access to and services for
government information are more important than ever in the digital age.
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