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Toward a User-Centered Approach to Digital Libraries

:: Feel like flying to Finland for fun and fulfillment? Plan to attend the 2003 Conference on Users in the Electronic Information Environments, 8-9 September 2003, in Espoo, Finland.The conference is aimed at promoting scientific discussion and information exchange on issues such as:

    •how are users acting in the new digital information environments
    •do the digital information environments contribute to the quality and productivity of research
    •how do the users perceive the new information environments and evaluate their usefulness and usability
    •how to evaluate the performance and resources of digital libraries from the viewpoint of service providers
    •how do we ensure the usability of the high quality digital resources
    what are the visions for future in this area