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ILL : Inter library loan (ILL) is the process by which a library requests material from, or supplies
material to, another library. Material includes books, audiovisual materials and other returnable
as well as copies of journal articles, book chapters, excerpts, and other non-returnable items.
Metadata : Data about data. Metadata describes how and when and by whom a particular set of data was collected, and how the data is formatted. Metadata is essential for understanding
information stored in data warehouses.
e-learning : e-learning refers to using electronic applications and processes to learn. e-learning applications and processes include Web-based learning, computer-based learning, virtual classrooms and digital collaboration.
Internet : A global network connecting millions of computers. More than 100 countries are linked into exchanges of data, news and opinions.
e-book : An electronic version of a book which can be read through computer or any other device.
DELNET : Developing Library Network (DELNET) has been established with the prime objective of promoting resource sharing among the libraries through the development of a network of libraries.
EDDS : Electronic Document Delivery Service.

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