VALA2018 Session 8 Holmes

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Creating a research information website amidst strategic change: transforming the researcher’s experience

Wednesday 14 February 2018, 11:25 – 11:55

Deanne Holmes, Ursula Amato and Matthew Brightwell

Defence Science and Technology Group

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Websites are becoming the digital ‘front door’ to information services, greatly enhanced by innovative technologies and design that extend the user experience in information discovery. A well-designed library website is essential to meet requirements for good functionality, usability by clients, and improved administration and content authoring. This paper shares the development and design of a new website to reflect the Defence Science & Technology Group’s (DST) transformation of its traditional library service to Research Information Services digital delivery.


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