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Cross-Cultural Usability for Digital Libraries
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Nadia Caidi, Anita Komlodi
Issue Date:May 2003
pp. 415
The scope and reach of digital libraries (DL) is truly global, spanning geographical and cultural boundaries, yet few scholars have investigated the influence of culture as it pertains to the design and use of digital libraries. This workshop will examine ...
   
Digital Libraries and Community Networking: The Canadian Experience
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Nadia Caidi, Andrew Clement
Issue Date:June 2004
pp. 386-386
We describe integrating DLs with community networking initiatives as part of the Canadian Research Alliance for Community Innovation and Networking.
   
Technology and Values: Lessons from Central and Eastern Europe
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Nadia Caidi
Issue Date:June 2001
pp. 176-177
Technology does not develop independently of its social context. Rather, there is a range of social, cultural and economic factors (in addition to technical factors) that define the parameters for the development and use of technologies. This paper present...
   
Working with first nations: on-demand book service
Found in: Proceedings of the third workshop on Research advances in large digital book repositories and complementary media (BooksOnline '10)
By Margaret Lam, Nadia Caidi
Issue Date:October 2010
pp. 29-32
The "On-Demand Book Service (ODBS)" is a collaboration between First Nations communities in Northern Ontario and academic researchers from the University of Toronto. The aim of the ODBS is to bridge the gap between physical and digital libraries. This posi...
     
A model for inclusive design of digital libraries
Found in: Proceedings of the 2007 conference on Digital libraries (JCDL '07)
By Nadia Caidi, Sambhavi Chandrashekar
Issue Date:June 2007
pp. 245-246
Digital libraries (DLs) must cater not only to the varied needs of its target users but also to their differing abilities, and to the adaptive technologies used by persons whose computing capabilities are restricted due to disabilities. This paper proposes...
     
Technology and values: lessons from central and eastern Europe
Found in: Proceedings of the first ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries (JCDL '01)
By Nadia Caidi
Issue Date:January 2001
pp. 176-177
Technology does not develop independently of its social context. Rathe r, there is a range of social, cultural and economic factors (in addition to technical factors) that define the parameters for the development and use of technologies. This paper presen...
     
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