Influencing Database Use in Public Libraries
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A survey of 61 public librarians indicates that the primary factors for deciding which database products patrons decide to use are the usefulness and quality of content. Also important were the familiarity with the database, ease of use, and the availability of full text.
Tenopir, Carol, "Influencing Database Use in Public Libraries" (1999). School of Information Sciences -- Faculty Publications and Other Works.