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Title Digital library use : social practice in design and evaluation / edited by Ann Peterson Bishop, Nancy A. Van House, and Barbara P. Buttenfield
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2003]
©2003
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 341 pages) : illustrations
Series Digital libraries and electronic publishing
Digital libraries and electronic publishing.
Contents Introduction : digital libraries as sociotechnical systems / Nancy A. Van House, Ann Peterson Bishop, and Barbara P. Buttenfield -- Documents and libraries : a sociotechnical perspective / David M. Levy -- Finding the boundaries of the library without walls / Catherine C. Marshall -- Ecological perspective on digital libraries / Vicki L. O'Day and Bonnie A. Nardi -- Designing digital libraries for usability / Christine L. Borgman -- People in digital libraries : multifaceted approaches to assessing needs and impact / Gary Marchionini, Catherine Plaisant, and Anita Komlodi -- Participatory action research and digital libraries : reframing evaluation / Ann Peterson Bishop [and others] -- Colliding with the real world : heresies and unexplored questions about audience, economics, and control of digital libraries / Clifford Lynch -- Information and institutional change : the case of digital libraries / Philip E. Agre
Transparency beyond the individual level of scale : convergence between information artifacts and communities of practice / Susan Leigh Star, Geoffrey C. Bowker, and Laura J. Neumann -- Digital libraries and collaborative knowledge construction / Nancy A. Van House -- Flora of North America project : making the case [study] for social realist theory / Mark A. Spasser
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Digital libraries -- Planning.
Digital libraries -- Social aspects.
Information technology -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Bishop, Ann P.
Buttenfield, Barbara Pfeil.
Van House, Nancy A.
LC no. 2002045248
ISBN 0262025442
026225574X (electronic bk.)
1423725352 (electronic bk.)
9780262025447
9780262255745 (electronic bk.)
9781423725350 (electronic bk.)