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Content management –both in its meaning, more related to the creation and maintenance of web sites and in its broader approach referred to the management of textual and documentary information– has been reinforced in recent years in the practice of most organizations. To this [...]

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The main virtues of the document management software developed by Alfresco are described as well as the economic viability of open source in general. Despite criticism that receives, issues such as business rigour, the generation of partners’ networks and a strong entrepreneurial [...]

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Reference services in academic libraries are far from dead and technologies of the social web are facilitating and encouraging an ever increasing demand for virtual reference with applications available to everyone. The open source software LibraryH3lp has enabled the Library of the [...]

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Aware of the need for the optimal management of documentary resources to help us fulfil the goals set by the museum, we are presenting the work being undertaken in this direction by the Artium Library and Documentation Centre. An overview is provided on bibliographic heritage management, [...]

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In 2016, the University of Cádiz Library carried out the migration of the integrated library management system (ILS) Millennium to Koha, an open source program. Based on the technological and economic situation of the library, this paper describes in detail the process of selecting [...]

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The open source language CSL (citation style language) is used to describe citation and bibliographic reference formats. In this article it helps define the format used by the journal El profesional de la información (EPI). In addition to other characteristics, the basic labels that [...]

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Current technological expansion has allowed a new generation of consumers to move from being mere users to architects of their own goods following the “do it yourself” (DIY) trend. Fabrication laboratories (fablabs) enhance this trend and complement it with the possibility of [...]