ERIC Number: EJ552541
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Online Catalogs from the Users' Perspective: The Use of Focus Group Interviews.
Connaway, Lynn Silipigni; Johnson, Debra Wilcox; Searing, Susan E.
College & Research Libraries, v58 n5 p403-20 Sep 1997
Discussion of a study conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to elicit information about the library's online catalog. Highlights the use of focus group interviews. Topics include experience with other catalogs, approaches to searching, positive feedback, barriers to use, and changes to the catalog as a result of the study. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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