ERIC Number: EJ647364
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Same Old Textbook? An Evaluation Metric for Web-Based Supplemental Textbooks.
Wright, Mary C.
Journal of Computing in Higher Education, v14 n1 p28-49 Fall 2002
Describes evaluation criteria for Web-based textbook supplements. The metric includes measures of site access and usability, resource identification and documentation, information structure and design, navigation within the document, quality of links, aesthetic and affective aspects, and pedagogical/disciplinary needs. Provides examples of applications of the criteria to popular sociology texts. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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