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ERIC Number: EJ656167
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-0870
Testing the Competition: Usability of Commercial Information Sites Compared to Academic Library Web Sites.
Travis, Tiffini Anne; Norlin, Elaina
College & Research Libraries, v63 n5 p433-48 Sep 2002
This usability study examines how students use electronic research libraries such as Questia, which has been designed to replace traditional libraries, and compares it with large university library Web sites. Suggests that design features incorporated by Web site designers can drastically affect the success of students doing research. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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