Corpus ID: 67161577

Usability Analysis of the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal: Findings and Recommendations for Improvement of the User Experience

  title={Usability Analysis of the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal: Findings and Recommendations for Improvement of the User Experience},
  author={Mara Blake and Karen L Majewicz and Amanda Tickner and Jason K. H. Lam},
  journal={Code4Lib Journal},
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