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Mundaneum - The archive center - YouTube

A l'occasion de la Journée Internationale des Archives 2014, le Mundaneum vous propose d'en savoir plus sur le fonctionnement de son centre d'archives ! Bien...
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Building the Bridge. Librarian as an Information Architect

Librarian as an I nformation Architect Stanislaw Skorka Pedagogical University Krakow, Poland Building the Bridge
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The Underground Library

Miami Ad School Student Project: A Simple Solution to help New York’s Empty Libraries (The creators of this idea are students who have no affiliation with the New…
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Catalog by Design | The User Experience

Catalog by Design | The User Experience | Library Experience | Scoop.it
Aside from paying very little attention to visual design and not caring about the impact of horrible typography, the big problem with library catalogs is that they are not designed to help people accomplish library tasks. Instead, they’re designed to expose catalog records.
Correct me if I’m wrong, but this is totally backward—prioritizing the collection, not people, results in a user-hostile interaction design and a poor user experience.

Imagine the reverse: a tool that prioritizes helping people accomplish their tasks, whereby bibliographic data exists quietly in the background and is exposed only when useful.
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As Researchers Turn to Google, Libraries Navigate the Messy World of Discovery Tools

As Researchers Turn to Google, Libraries Navigate the Messy World of Discovery Tools | Library Experience | Scoop.it
Librarians want to make their content searchable, but they’re wary of commercial software that may skew the results.
Paula Azevedo Macedo's insight:

Experience at libraries, revisiting the concept of research

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» Forgotten Forefather: Paul Otlet

» Forgotten Forefather: Paul Otlet | Library Experience | Scoop.it
Boxes and Arrows is devoted to the practice, innovation, and discussion of design; including graphic design, interaction design, information architecture and the design of business.
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