Category: findability

Open Access and the findability challenge

The movement for open access publishing of scholarly publications has come a long way. Open access (OA) is good. It means that research results is not hidden behind paywalls, accessible at universities willing to pay for the journals or books.…

Findability thesis online

My PhD thesis with the title Navigation, findability and the usage of cultural heritage on the web: an exploratory study is available online: University of Copenhagen Lund University [Publications] My Dropbox The abstract in English is followed by an abstract in…

Projektbeskrivning

Mitt doktorandprojekt är beskrivet i ett paper från Doctoral forum vid ISSOME2011 (som var i Åbo), se sidorna 215-226 i proceedings från konferensen (pdf). Papret beskriver läget i mars 2011. I början på januari kommer Dansk Biblioteksforsknings temanummer om informationskompetens…

Findability readings

Findability is a concept often used, but seldom defined. Neither in the research literature, nor in the professional… Here is version 1.0 of my reading list on findability: Azzopardi, L., & Bache, R. (2010). On the relationship between effectiveness and accessibility.…

Hur mäter man findability?

För att användarna ska kunna hitta och använda informationen måste den vara hittbar. Informationsarkitekten Peter Morville definierar findability enligt följande i boken Ambient findability: The quality of being locatable and navigable. The degree to which a particular object is easy…