Motivation and Data Quality in a Citizen Science Game: A Design Science Evaluation

@article{Crowston2013MotivationAD,
  title={Motivation and Data Quality in a Citizen Science Game: A Design Science Evaluation},
  author={Kevin Crowston and Nathan R. Prestopnik},
  journal={2013 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences},
  year={2013},
  pages={450-459}
}
Citizen science is a form of social computation where members of the public are recruited to contribute to scientific investigations. Citizen-science projects often use web-based systems to support collaborative scientific activities. However, finding ways to attract participants and ensure the accuracy of the data they produce are key issues in making such… CONTINUE READING