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      A Snapshot of Reading, Searching, and Browsing Preferences of Tertiary Students


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      Proceedings of the 32nd International BCS Human Computer Interaction Conference (HCI)

      Human Computer Interaction Conference

      4 - 6 July 2018

      Book search, Digital library use, Library catalogue design, Mobile interface design



            Unanswered questions remain regarding how to design search result pages in library catalogues that offer effective library seeking experiences for users – especially those designed for small screen mobile devices. This paper reports a snapshot interview of the user habits and preferences of tertiary library patrons during book searching and browsing and provides recommendations for library catalogue design and further research.


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            July 2018
            July 2018
            : 1-6
            [0001]Department of Computer Science

            The University of Waikato

            New Zealand
            © Vanderschantz et al. Published by BCS Learning and Development Ltd. Proceedings of British HCI 2018. Belfast, UK.

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            Proceedings of the 32nd International BCS Human Computer Interaction Conference
            Belfast, UK
            4 - 6 July 2018
            Electronic Workshops in Computing (eWiC)
            Human Computer Interaction Conference
            Product Information: 1477-9358BCS Learning & Development
            Self URI (journal page): https://ewic.bcs.org/
            Electronic Workshops in Computing


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