Defining "Born Digital"
by: Ricky Erway
The purpose of this document is to define “born digital” and the various types of born-digital materials. It is intended to improve community discourse by encouraging caretakers of born-digital resources to specify what they mean when they use the term.
Erway, Ricky. 2010. Defining "Born Digital." Report produced by OCLC Research. Published online at: http://www.oclc.org/research/activities/hiddencollections/borndigital.pdf (.pdf: 35.1K/4 pp.).