ERIC Number: EJ510315
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
The "Known" in Known-Item Searches: Empirical Support for User-Centered Design.
Wildemuth, Barbara M.; O'Neill, Ann L.
College & Research Libraries, v56 n3 p265-81 May 1995
User-centered design of catalog records requires the study of user behaviors and cognition related to interaction with the catalog. During 3 phases of a pilot study, 103 catalog users described 386 searches; searchers generally knew the title, publication date, page numbers, and/or the author. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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