The Development of Subject Gateway and Library Operating Model for the Diffusion of Entrepreneurship

  • 박옥남 (상명대학교 인문사회과학대학 문헌정보학과)
  • Received : 2021.02.17
  • Accepted : 2021.02.23
  • Published : 2021.02.28


While the body of cases on startup has grown substantially, there has been a lack of a one-stop gateway of entrepreneurship. The study attempts to build a subject gateway for startup information services based on case studies, users' needs analysis, and literature reviews. The results show that users have difficulty in selecting useful information since the excess of information and the search for the desired information as it is scattered across a wide range of sources. The study designed a subject gateway by a navigation system that enables flexible browsing within the entire gateway through the ontology modeling. The study also presented an example of startup records to display how startup information can be explored. This study is expected to contribute to the understanding of the current status related to business startup services. The business startup digital gateways based on empirical data analysis will contribute to extending library service for startup.


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