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Limes, Rick 1948-

Works: 6 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 421 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Use studies  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: Z674.75.I58, 021.65
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Publications about Rick Limes
Publications by Rick Limes
Most widely held works by Rick Limes
Sharing, privacy and trust in our networked world : a report to the OCLC membership ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
This report examines four primary areas: Web user practices and preferences on their favorite social sites; user attitudes about sharing and receiving information on social spaces, commercial sites and library sites; information privacy--what matters and what doesn't; and U.S. librarian social networking practices and preferences, and their views on privacy, policy and social networks for libraries
Geek the Library : a community awareness campaign : a report to the OCLC membership by Linn Haugestad, Ed Edvardsen( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Suggests that the Geek the Library campaign can change perceptions about libraries, librarians and public library funding, and that implementation of the campaign can positively impact public library funding trends. The report contains details from qualitative and quantitative research, as well as interesting insights based on the experiences of participating libraries
Serials control, training manual by OCLC( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Online catalogs : what users and librarians want : an OCLC report ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
An end user's expectations and work practices on the Web influence his or her decision to use a library online catalog. Catalog interfaces matter, but catalog data quality is also a driving factor of the catalog's perceived utility-and not only for end users, but also for librarians and library staff. To gain a rounded, evidence-based understanding of what constitutes "quality" in catalog data, OCLC formed a research team to: Identify and compare the data quality expectations of catalog end users and librarians. Compare the catalog data quality expectations of types of librarians. Recommend catalog data quality priorities, taking into account the perspectives of both end users and librarians. Readers who are seeking to defi ne requirements for improved catalog data (exposed in both end-user and staff interfaces) may fi nd this report helpful as a source of ideas. The same is true for readers who have a part to play in contributing, ingesting, syndicating, synchronizing or linking data from multiple sources in next-generation library catalogs and integrated library systems. Selected key research findings: The end user's experience of the delivery of wanted items is as important, if not more important, than his or her discovery experience. End users rely on and expect enhanced content including summaries/abstracts and tables of contents. An advanced search option (supporting fielded searching) and facets help end users refine searches, navigate, browse and manage large result sets. Important differences exist between the catalog data quality priorities of end users and those who work in libraries
The 2003 OCLC environmental scan : pattern recognition : a report to the OCLC membership by Cathy De Rosa( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A report produced for OCLC's worldwide membership to examine the significant issues and trends impacting OCLC, libraries, museums, archives and other allied organizations, both now and in the future. The scan provides a high-level view of the information landscape, intended both to inform and stimulate discussion about future strategic directions
The 2003 OCLC environmental scan by Ohio College Library Center( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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