From stored knowledge to smart knowledge: content strategy at the British Library, 2013-2015

The strategy “From stored knowledge to smart knowledge” was approved in September 2012. The content strategy explains why the library selects what it does and lays down the principles behind the selection process. “From stored knowledge to smart knowledge” is the framework establishing the conditions for all the library’s acquisitions processes, from legal deposit and purchases to voluntary deposits (for example sound recordings) and donations.