Cross-cultural use of the library metaphor

Duncker, Elke ORCID logoORCID: (2002) Cross-cultural use of the library metaphor. Proceedings of the second ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries . pp. 223-230. [Article] (doi:10.1145/544220.544269)


The paper focuses on the use and usability of digital libraries. A study was carried out with Maori, the indigenous population of New Zealand. The results show that besides obvious problems with typical library concepts they also have a problem with the Western classification system.

Item Type: Article
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Computer Science
Item ID: 13092
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Depositing User: Elke Duncker-Gassen
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2015 10:16
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:30

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