People Talking to People: Making the Most of Internet Discussion Groups
e-conferences, discussion groups, access to information, electronic mail, shared library resources
Library and Information Science | Scholarly Communication
Presents pointers for increasing the benefits of the knowledge-sharing aspects of electronic conferences (e-conferences) on the Internet. Electronic mail-based discussions; Usenet newsgroups; People behind an e-conference; Challenge in finding e-conferences; Evaluation of e-conferences; Coping with mailing list overload; Coping with other e-conference problems.
Robinson, Kara L. (1996). People Talking to People: Making the Most of Internet Discussion Groups. ONLINE 20(1), 26-32. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.kent.edu/libpubs/163