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Title: Rapid use study of the iPad on a campus bus
Author(s): Hahn, James F.
Subject(s): iPad ethnography mobile computing
Abstract: To understand the use and user context of mobile computing a researcher from the Undergraduate Library observed and surveyed student usage of a library owned iPad while riding a campus bus. The researcher interviewed students regarding journey typology and destination to understand the notion of context in the search for information with mobile technologies. Implications for application development are discussed with a treatment on the complexities of individualized student context.
Issue Date: 2011-05
Citation Info: Hahn, J. "Rapid use study of the iPad on a campus bus," Poster Presentation, The Third International M-libraries Conference, Brisbane, Australia: May 12-13, 2011.
Genre: Conference Poster
Type: Text
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Peer Reviewed: is peer reviewed
Date Available in IDEALS: 2011-05-26

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