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Teaching SFX and Metalib to Inexperienced Users

Chenoweth, Linda (2008) Teaching SFX and Metalib to Inexperienced Users. In: ELUNA 2008, 30 July - 1 August 2009, Long Beach, Ca..

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Abstract

Linda Chenoweth, Reference Librarian, West Texas A&M University. SFX and Metalib are complex software packages, which are confusing to inexperienced users. Accurate mental models can help students develop facility in using the interrelated features of journal and article finding. Mental models can also help resolve the disparities among the native interfaces that will be encountered. This poster will demonstrate a few of the techniques and analogies that can be used to help the student researcher use the software more effectively.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Bibliographic Instruction
Event Title:ELUNA 2008
Subjects:SFX
MetaLib
Divisions:ELUNA Conference Proceedings
ID Code:322
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:30 Dec 2009 21:24
Last Modified:27 May 2016 21:04

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