This booklet introduces readers to the rules underlying electronic libraries, illustrating those ideas through connection with quite a lot of electronic library practices in the course of the international. person chapters take care of matters reminiscent of: electronic library clients and the companies which are provided to them, the criteria and protocols with which electronic libraries needs to function which will cooperate with different associations, and matters reminiscent of the management of electronic libraries, together with dialogue of highbrow estate rights and maintenance matters. a last bankruptcy contains 8 case reports drawn from around the globe, used to demonstrate issues made in prior chapters. during the booklet, the demanding situations of constructing and enforcing electronic library structures in multilingual and multicultural environments are explored.

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