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The Digital Divide: Left Behind on the Other Side

University of La Verne Law Review, Vol. 30, No. 2, p. 381, 2008-2009

24 Pages Posted: 1 Oct 2010 Last revised: 6 Sep 2014

Grace M. Mills

Hamline University School of Law

Date Written: April 1, 2009

Abstract

The receipt of information has always been important.Now with the increased ability to transfer information digitally access has become even more important. This article examines the divide between those who have access and those who do not: the status within the United States, the European Union and that of the United Nations (especially the World Summit on the Information Society) is discussed.

Keywords: Digital Divide, Libraries, Access, mobile technology, United Nations, Information Society, European Union

JEL Classification: D63, F10, I10, I30, K10, N30, O14, O33

Suggested Citation

Mills, Grace M., The Digital Divide: Left Behind on the Other Side (April 1, 2009). University of La Verne Law Review, Vol. 30, No. 2, p. 381, 2008-2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1684298

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