An Exploratory Study of Calendar Use

  title={An Exploratory Study of Calendar Use},
  author={Manas Tungare and Manuel A. P{\'e}rez-Qui{\~n}ones and Alyssa Sams},
In this paper, we report on findings from an ethnographic study of how people use their calendars for personal information management (PIM). Our participants were faculty, staff and students who were not required to use or contribute to any specific calendaring solution, but chose to do so anyway. The study was conducted in three parts: first, an initial survey provided broad insights into how calendars were used; second, this was followed up with personal interviews of a few participants which… CONTINUE READING