Users as essential contributors to spatial cyberinfrastructures.

@article{Poore2011UsersAE,
  title={Users as essential contributors to spatial cyberinfrastructures.},
  author={Barbara S. Poore},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2011},
  volume={108 14},
  pages={
          5510-5
        }
}
  • Barbara S. Poore
  • Published in
    Proceedings of the National…
    2011
  • Medicine, Geography
  • Current accounts of spatial cyberinfrastructure development tend to overemphasize technologies to the neglect of critical social and cultural issues on which adoption depends. Spatial cyberinfrastructures will have a higher chance of success if users of many types, including nonprofessionals, are made central to the development process. Recent studies in the history of infrastructures reveal key turning points and issues that should be considered in the development of spatial… CONTINUE READING

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