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Matching OPAC user interfaces to user needs

F. J. Murphy

Matching OPAC user interfaces to user needs

by F. J. Murphy

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Published by Polytechnic of Huddersfield in (Huddersfield) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementF.J. Murphy, A.S. Pollitt and P.R. White.
SeriesBritish Library R & D report -- 6041, British Library research and development reports -- no.6041.
ContributionsPollitt, A. S., White, P. R., Polytechnic, Huddersfield.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17145399M
ISBN 100905434102

This book will help you develop all the skills necessary for iterative user-centered design, and provides a firm foundation for user interface design and evaluation on which to build. * Co-published by the Open University, UK. * Covers the design of graphical user interfaces, . Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is an electronic catalogue which contains (Web OPACs with GUI interfaces, Z compliant system, etc.) to be third-generation OPACs. They move beyond simple matching and Boolean Operations towards interface of the OPAC of the University of Granada was not optimal for serving user needs, with Author: agal, M. Mani, nakumar.

Multilingual MenUSE (Menu-based User Search Engine), a generic interface and intermediary system for end-user searching and browsing of bibliographic databases, enables Japanese users to search nonJapanese databases, specifying their search requirements in their own by: 2. undertake. After each user had attempted these tasks, s/he was asked to complete a questionnaire soliciting her/his views on OPAC features and functionality. The UniA OPAC updated its features in , with users being now able to see more details about an item in the OPAC, such as the abstract of a book. However, in.

The needs of library users by Dana L. Roth, formerly Library Advisor UDC Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, U.P., India The needs of library users are described in the context of a self-service: user-oriented library Introduction It is estimated that the average scientist spends between 20 and 25 per cent ofFile Size: 1MB. The process of matching a user's needs wit supported technology products is called a(n)_____ support standards ______________ are lists of approved and recommended technology products that an organization is committed to support.


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