Digital Library

Objectives

The main objective of the project is to automate all the work processes in the Egyptian universities and libraries and link between these libraries through the Egyptian Universities Network. In addition to the mechanization operations and connectivity to build a unified index for the holdings of those libraries, which helps to optimize the services and the elimination of unwanted duplication of holdings and operations.

The unified index helps to achieve uniformity in the work actions between the libraries by relying on international specifications and standards, as well as uniformity in hardware and software, and the adoption of unified policies help to many cooperative programs such as cooperative acquisition, cataloging cooperative and borrowing between libraries.