A Study on the Role of Library for Realizing Sharing Value in a Sharing Economy Era

공유경제시대에서 도서관의 공유가치 실현을 위한 역할 도출에 관한 연구

  • 노영희 (건국대학교 문헌정보학과) ;
  • 정대근 (건국대학교 지식콘텐츠연구소) ;
  • 노지윤 (건국대학교 문헌정보학과)
  • Received : 2018.08.14
  • Accepted : 2018.09.06
  • Published : 2018.09.30


The study aims to present function and role of the library in the age of sharing economy. For this purpose, through theoretical discussion and review of the characteristics and benefits of the sharing economy, the potential and value of a sharing economy were analyzed and the role of libraries was compared and analyzed in terms of the value of a sharing economy. In this study, the values created from the sharing economy were divided into five categories: Economic value, Social value, Community value, Technical value, and Environmental value, showing that the potential value of a sharing economy is similar to the role, function and value of a library. Based on this, it presented a function and role to realize the sharing value of a library in the era of a sharing economy.


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