ERIC Number: EJ663176
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Scientific Collaboratories: Evaluating Their Potential.
Sonnenwald, Diane H.; Whitton, Mary C.; Maglaughlin, Kelly L.
Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v28 n6 Aug-Sep 2002
Describes scientific collaboratories as environments where researchers can perform their research without regard to physical location, interacting with colleagues, accessing instrumentation, sharing data and computational resources, and accessing information in digital libraries. Focuses on an evaluation study that compared undergraduates working face-to-face and working remotely. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Comparative Analysis, Electronic Libraries, Evaluation Methods, Higher Education, Science Laboratories, Shared Resources and Services, Undergraduate Students
Available electronically: http://www.asis.org/Bulletin/Aug-02/sonnenwald.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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