Users, User Interfaces, and Objects: Envision, a Digital Library

  title={Users, User Interfaces, and Objects: Envision, a Digital Library},
  author={Edward A. Fox and Deborah Hix and Lucy T. Nowell and Dennis J. Brueni and William C. Wake and Lenwood S. Heath and Durgesh Rao},
Project Envision aims to build a “user-centered database from the computer science literature,” initially using the publications of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Accordingly, we have interviewed potential users, as well as experts in library, information, and computer science-to understand their needs, to become aware of their perception of existing information systems, and to collect their recommendations. Design and formative usability evaluation of our interface have been… CONTINUE READING


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