Dear members of Greenstone regional and language-based discussion lists,Please see the message below sent to the Greenstone Waikato mailing lists (please excuse cross-postings).
All Greenstone users who are comfortable in completing the survey in English are invited to do so, as this will help us to understand the broad range of user experiences and needs worldwide.
Thanks and best regards, John Rose of Greenstone Team
From: sheble@xxxxxxxxxxxxx To: greenstone-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, greenstone3@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, greenstone-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Date: Sun, 07 Jun 2009 18:50:24 -0400Subject: [greenstone-users] Greenstone Survey: Announcement and Invitation to ParticipatePlease excuse cross-postings. Please share with other Greenstone users / developers.If you work with Greenstone Digital Library Software in any way, including to: ? Develop digital library collections; ? Teach about digital libraries; ? Learn about digital libraries; ? Develop language interfaces for Greenstone; ? Develop other functionalities or code for Greenstone; ? Disseminate or otherwise support use of Greenstone, You are eligible to participate in this research study. The survey, and more information about it, are available online: http://greenstonesurvey.wordpress.com/infosheet/I, in collaboration with study co-investigators Ian H. Witten, Repke de Vries, and Ron Brown, am conducting this research to learn more about:? The organizational and technical contexts in which organizations and individuals use Greenstone Digital Library Software;? How support resources are used by Greenstone users; and ? How current help resources can be improved to meet user needs.If you are a current Greenstone user and have approximately 10-15 minutes to complete the survey, your input will help advance knowledge about the contexts of Greenstone use and support needs of users and developers.Please consider participating in our study. The survey, and more information about it, are available online:If you prefer not to take the online version of this survey, you may request a document (pdf) version of the survey from me at sheble@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxQuestions about this study? Contact me by email sheble@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx Thank you, Laura Sheble Doctoral Student, School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA IRB Study # 09-0703 Announcement version date: 21-05-2009
John B. Rose 1 Bis, Rue des Châtre-Sacs 92310 Sèvres France Email: <john.rose1@xxxxxxx>(in case of bounce then send to <johnrose@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>)