ERIC Number: EJ580022
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Application and Implications of Agent Technology for Librarians.
Nardi, Bonnie A.; O'Day, Vicki L.
Electronic Library, v16 n5 p325-37 Oct 1998
Examines intelligent software agents, presents nine design principles aimed specifically at the technology perspective (to personalize task performance and general principles), and discusses what librarians can do that software agents (agents defined as activity-aware software programs) cannot do. Describes an information ecology that integrates clients, human agents, and software agents. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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