Issues to be Addressed for Transforming a Digital Library Application for Experts into One for Final Users

  title={Issues to be Addressed for Transforming a Digital Library Application for Experts into One for Final Users},
  author={Maristella Agosti and Lucio Benfante and Marta Manfioletti and Nicola Orio and Chiara Ponchia},
  journal={International Journal of Heritage in the Digital Era},
This paper reports on the effort we made in adapting and opening a specialist tool, focused on illumination and designed purposely for scholars and researchers, in order to be suitable also for the general public. We describe the ongoing process we are conducting: the adaptation and the improvement of the IPSA digital archive using the results we collected after several sessions of user interviews, following suggestions of both scholars and simple users. We discuss user studies dynamics, that… 

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