ArtemisExpress: A Case Study in Designing Handheld Interfaces for an Online Digital Library

  • Kathleen Luchini
  • Chris Quintana
  • Elliot Soloway
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2411)

Abstract

Learner-Centered Design (LCD) is an approach to building software that supports students as they engage in unfamiliar activities and learn about a new area. LCD has been successfully used to support students using desktop computers for a variety of learning activities, and in this paper we discuss new work to extend LCD to the design of educational software for handheld computers. We discuss some of the challenges of designing handheld software and present a case study of ArtemisExpress, a tool that supports learners using handheld computers for online research.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kathleen Luchini
    • 1
  • Chris Quintana
    • 1
  • Elliot Soloway
    • 1
  1. 1.University of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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