Peggy M. Irish

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<italic>This paper reports on an investigation into the use of the NoteCards hypertext system for writing. We describe a wide variety of personal styles adopted by 20 researchers at Xerox as they &#8220;inhabit&#8221; NoteCards. This variety is displayed in each of their writing activities: notetaking, organizing and reorganizing their work, maintaining(More)
Hypertext systems like NoteCards provide facilities for authoring large networks. But they provide little support for the associated task of making these networks intelligible to future readers. Presentation conventions may be imported from other related media, but because the conventions have not yet been negotiated within a community of hypertext readers(More)
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