2011 SIG of the Year
Digital Libraries (DL)
SIG/DL provides a forum for discussion about research, development and use of digital libraries in corporate, academic and public contexts. It is concerned with all aspects of digital library design and implementation including, but not limited to: copyright issues, networked infrastructures, interoperability of distributed databases, database management, policies and standards in relation to the digitization of material, metadata, preservation, providing electronic access, authentication, software, hardware, peopleware, and project management. SIG/DL also works to facilitate increased international, interdisciplinary and inter-societal collaboration focusing on digital libraries and related issues.