Using the Cloud Computing at the Libraries Environment in the Arab Region
This study Discusses using cloud computing in libraries environment in the Sultanate of Oman and Egypt? And how far librarians are aware of cloud computing services and its advantages and identify the challenges faced by libraries in using. The study found that libraries in Oman use cloud computing at average percentage and low percentage in Egypt. Technical challenges and poor technical infrastructure and weak internet are the greatest challenges facing libraries in using cloud computing. Accordingly, the study recommended improving communication and internet quality and developing librarians' technical skills through all means.
Index Termsó Cloud computing, Libraries, environment, Oman, Egypt.