The paper outlines a research effort into the changing representations, policies, strategies, activities, and practices of libraries, archives, and museums (LAMs) in the digital age. Comprehensive social changes including big slow-moving processes, such as aging populations, global migration, technological change, and environmental change, expose communities and LAM institutions to vulnerabilities. How do the institutions handle vulnerabilities, how do they become more resilient, and how do they contribute to building the resilience of their local communities?
Vårheim, Andreas; Skare, Roswitha; Lenstra, Noah; Latham, Kiersten F.; and Grenersen, Geir
"A Research Program for Studying LAMs and Community in the Digital Age,"
Proceedings from the Document Academy: Vol. 5
, Article 12.
Available at: https://ideaexchange.uakron.edu/docam/vol5/iss2/12
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Civic and Community Engagement Commons, Communication Technology and New Media Commons, Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis Commons, Digital Humanities Commons, Interdisciplinary Arts and Media Commons, Library and Information Science Commons, Other History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology Commons, Urban, Community and Regional Planning Commons