BLERBS, British Library Ethnographic Research on Bibliographic Services is a research project funded by the The British Library Research and Innovation Centre (RIC) (formerly the British Library Research and Development Department) headed by Dr David Zeitlyn based in the Centre for Social Anthropology and Computing at the University of Kent.
The 18-month project started in January 1996. This WWW site was made available at the start of June 1996 and provides access to progress reports and research results from the project.
A version of the final report was published by the Office for Humanities Communication in spring 1999. The bibliographic details are:
Knowledge Lost in Information:
Patterns of use and non-use of networked bibliographic resources.
British Library Research and Innovation Centre Research Report no. RIC/G/313
(OHC No 11; ISSN 1366-8218)
It may be ordered from their website. The online appendices to the book are available here.
Please send any comments to C.J.Bex@ukc.ac.uk or D.Zeitlyn@ukc.ac.uk
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