ERIC Number: EJ318676
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Adoption and Adaptation in the Use of Transaction Processing Systems: The Case of OCLC Software.
Cole, Elliot; McCain, Katherine W.
Information Processing and Management, v21 n1 p27-34 1985
Library usage study of OCLC network-provided software and services indicates most users make local modifications to standard practices. Findings are discussed in terms of network models for decision making in software use; methodology of software user studies; and diffusion of innovation processes in postimplementation stages of transaction processing software. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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