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Advantages of Digital Library

The expansion and unique advancement in Information Communication Technology is rapidly changing the mode of operations in all fields. This quick advancement in Information Communication Technologies has transformed the role of libraries and shift from traditional libraries to the digital libraries.

A digital library is a repository of digital objects consisting of books, magazine articles, text, papers, images, sound files, and videos. The content stored in a digital library is offered to the readers online and can be updated on a regular basis. Many schools, educational institutions, and organizations have already started using digital libraries for the betterment of their students and employees. Digital library adds value to the content because it allows people to access content whenever they require. It makes learning convenient and self-paced. Below are few good reasons why teachers and parents should invite children and young learners to use digital libraries.

One Stop Location: A digital library provides a one-stop location to all relevant content based on the user’s requirement. This allows users to access the content, they needed from a single place at any time.

No Space Constraint: A digital library being stored in the cloud, on the internal memory of a digital device has infinitely more space. Digital Libraries provide access to the content at the click of a button leaving enough physical space.

Ubiquity: A single electronic copy of any book, magazine, paper, or audio-video file can be accessed from various locations, and for many simultaneous users.

Portable and easy to move: Everything is stored in small, easy digital devices, like mobiles, tablets, laptops, etc. that are easy to carry.

Portable and easy to move: Everything is stored in small, easy digital devices, like mobiles, tablets, laptops, etc. that are easy to carry.

Self-Paced Learning: Digital Library enables self-paced learning. Instructor facilitation is not required in this. Anyone would benefit from this as user’s can see content on the Learning Management System (LMS).

So, these are a few advantages of having a digital library. To make content available to users, especially when in an online education, digital library is the only thing that institutions need to incorporate.

To know more about digital library and implementation, check Mintbook website. Mintbook facilitates creation of digital libraries and e-Book Clubs with software application for online and offline access.

Mintbook Online Digital Library: Mintbook online digital libraries enable remote access of digital content from anywhere and anytime. It allows access to 650,000+ eBooks, videos and audiobooks with remote, secure login from any device. The digital content mainly covers academics, skill development, personality development, vocational training, digital literacy, adult education, competitive examinations for higher studies (Engineering, Medical, IAS, KAS and other professional courses) and employability (Bank PO, Railways, Teachers Training, etc.), language skills and regional literature.

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EBook Clubs in Libraries and Educational Institutions: eBookClub is an offline digital library solution wherein our innovative device mintBoX securely renders digital content for multi-device access without internet, within a 50 to 100 meter radius. With digital library application and required digital content the e-book club can be created, wherein users can access the e-content with any smart devices (desk tops, laptops, phones, tablets, etc.). This path breaking solution is a success amongst remotely located libraries and educational institutions.