ERIC Number: EJ628291
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
The Effect of Interface Design on Item Selection in an Online Catalog.
Thomas, David H.
Library Resources & Technical Services, v45 n1 p20-46 Jan 2001
This research examined the communication process between users and online catalogs by gathering empirical data about user performance on different types of online catalogs. An experiment was designed to test whether content and layout of bibliographic displays influenced effectiveness of the interface between online catalogs and users. Data are analyzed and results presented. (Contains 73 references.) (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A