Information systems evaluation and the search for success: lessons for LIS research

Ferguson, Stuart and Hider, Philip and Kelly, Tricia (2005) Information systems evaluation and the search for success: lessons for LIS research. Australian Library Journal, 54 (3). pp. 245-256. ISSN 0004-9670

Abstract

Libraries and other information agencies have highly developed systems, skills, and techniques for delivering information to users. There is, nevertheless, a need to improve the delivery systems and discusses the means by which web-based systems in particular can be evaluated. The authors review systems evaluation in recent LIS literature and identify some of the common measures and methodologies employed.


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
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Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2020 01:23
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2020 01:23
Uncontrolled Keywords: information systems, LIS, library, libraries, user satisfaction, system success
Fields of Research : 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0807 Library and Information Studies > 080799 Library and Information Studies not elsewhere classified
08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080608 Information Systems Development Methodologies
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970108 Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1080/00049670.2005.10721762
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/37628

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