Utilizing Information "Shape" as an Interface Metaphor Based on Genre

Authors

  • Elaine G. Toms Dalhousie University
  • D. Grant Campbell University of Western Ontario

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https://doi.org/10.29173/cais468

Abstract

Documents have conventions which have evolved within discourse communities and which facilitate document use. These conventions are represented in a document by visual cues that define a shape and serve as an interface metaphor in a user's interaction with a digital document. In this paper we report on the results of two studies, one of which examined the impact of . . .

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Published

2013-10-22

How to Cite

Toms, E. G., & Campbell, D. G. (2013). Utilizing Information "Shape" as an Interface Metaphor Based on Genre. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of CAIS / Actes Du congrès Annuel De l’ACSI. https://doi.org/10.29173/cais468

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