Lightweight task/application performance using single versus multiple monitors: a comparative study

@inproceedings{Kang2008LightweightTP,
  title={Lightweight task/application performance using single versus multiple monitors: a comparative study},
  author={Youn ah Kang and John T. Stasko},
  booktitle={Graphics Interface},
  year={2008}
}
It is becoming increasingly common to see computers with two or even three monitors being used today. People seem to like having more display space available, and intuition tells us that the added space should be beneficial to work. Little research has been done to examine the effects and potential utility of multiple monitors for work on everyday tasks with common applications, however. We compared how people completed a trip planning task that involved different applications and included… 
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