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Title User studies for digital library development / edited by Milena Dobreva, Andy O'Dwyer, and Pierluigi Feliciati.
Published London : Facet, c2012.
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 Floor4  ZA4080.5 .U84 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvi, 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Tom Wilson -- Introduction: user studies for digital library development / Milena Dobreva, Andy O'Dwyer and Pierluigi Feliciati -- Models that inform digital library design / Elaine G. Toms -- User-centric studies / Sudatta Chowdhury -- Design issues and user needs / Petar Mihaylov -- Users within the evaluation of digital libraries / Giannis Tsakonas -- Questionnaires, interviews and focus groups as means for user engagement with evaluation of digital libraries / Jillian R. Griffiths -- Expert evaluation methods / Claus-Peter Klas -- Evidence of user behaviour: deep log analysis / David Nicholas and David Clark -- An eye-tracking approach to the evaluation of digital libraries / Panos Balatsoukas -- Personas / Katja Guldbak Rasmussen and Gitte Petersen -- User-related issues in multilingual access to multimedia collections / Paul Clough -- Children and digital libraries / Ian Ruthven, Monica Landoni and Andreas Lingnau -- User engagement and social media / Jeffery K. Guin -- Significant others: user studies and digital preservation / Kathleen Menzies and Duncan Birrell -- The shift to mobile devices / Lina Petrakieva -- Resource discovery for research and course design / Zsuzsanna Varga -- Support for users within an educational or e-learning context / Nicola Osborne -- User studies in libraries / Derek Law -- User studies in archives / Wendy M. Duff -- User studies in museums: holding the museum in the palm of your hand / Susan Hazan -- Digital art online: perspectives on user needs, access, documentation and retrieval / Leo Konstantelos -- User studies for digital libraries' development: audiovisual collections / Andy O'Dwyer -- A business-model perspective on end-users and open metadata / Harry Verwayen and Martijn Arnoldus -- And now - to the brave real world / Milena Dobreva, Andy O'Dwyer and Pierluigi Feliciati.
Subject Digital libraries -- Use studies.
Digital libraries -- Collection development.
Related Names Dobreva, Milena.
O'Dwyer, Andy.
Feliciati, Pierluigi.
ISBN 1856047652 (pbk.)
9781856047654 (pbk.)
OCLC number 778274956