Information Resources in Modern Library

Information Resources in Modern Library:

Information Resources include data in textual, numerical, image or sound forms recorded on conventional and non-conventional media; collections; human expertise; institutional expertise; information industry, etc.
Besides, information resources include data and information, hardware and software, telecommunication networks and information personnel.



  1. Data and Information: Data are raw material, when they are processed they are called Information.
  2. Hardware and software: Computer hardware and software are also called as Information resources
  3. Telecommunication: Telecommunication network also called as Information resources.
  4. System Personnel: Information system personnel such as computer operator, information scientists are say as information resources.

Md. Ashikuzzaman

Work at North South University Library, Bangladesh.

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