Collection Description Focus, Workshop 5
Collection-Level Description and the Information Landscape
Users evaluate strategies for resource discovery
Thursday 30th January 2003
Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge
The Fifth Collection Description Workshop will concentrate on user needs, incorporating experiences from a range of disciplines and domains. The workshop will explore user studies and evaluation reports in order to highlight the ways in which CLD's can help to facilitate information disclosure and discovery.
The workshop will focus on the needs of the "end-user", who may be a researcher, a student or a member of the public. The workshop will also look at issues of accessibility with special reference to the physical accessibility of both collections and collection-level descriptions.
The full programme is yet to be finalised, but speakers will include:
The event is aimed at practitioners working in this area, especially those who are describing collections or developing and implementing services.
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Bridget Robinson of UKOLN.
Last updated on: 15-Jan-2003
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