Students and Their Videos: Implications for a Video Digital Library

  • Sally Jo Cunningham
  • David M. Nichols
  • Judy Bowen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10075)


Personal information collections have expanded to include video files but users often organize their content with the same tools they use for other simpler media types. We analyze the ‘native’ video management behavior expressed in 35 self-interviews and diary studies produced by New Zealand students, to create a ‘rich picture’ of personal video collection size, formats, organization and intended usage. We consider how conventional digital libraries can better support usage of personal video material.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sally Jo Cunningham
    • 1
  • David M. Nichols
    • 1
  • Judy Bowen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of WaikatoHamiltonNew Zealand

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