Implementation of Social Technologies in Community Networks: From Digital Curation Perspective

  • Bhojaraju Gunjal
  • Ramesha
  • Panorea Gaitanou
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8279)


This article gives a brief introduction to the digital curation (DC) concept emphasizing on its role to the Knowledge Management (KM) and Library community users.


Social technologies Digital curation Social Networks Knowledge Management Library Management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bhojaraju Gunjal
    • 1
  • Ramesha
    • 2
  • Panorea Gaitanou
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Library and Information StudiesUniversity of MysoreMysoreIndia
  2. 2.Dept. of Library and Information ScienceBangalore UniversityBangaloreIndia
  3. 3.Department of Archive and Library SciencesIonian UniversityCorfuGreece

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