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ERIC Number: EJ473061
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0894-2498
Kid's Catalog: An Information Retrieval System for Children.
Busey, Paula; Doerr, Tom
Journal of Youth Services in Libraries, v7 n1 p77-84 Fall 1993
Describes an online public access catalog for children, called the Kid's Catalog. Design objectives include eliminating the barriers to information retrieval outlined in the research literature; being fun, interactive, and respectful of children's intelligence and creativity; motivating children with an expansive range of subjects and search successes; and allowing for local customizing. (Contains 11 references.) (EAM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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