Dr David Nichols
Senior Lecturer (Computer Science)
Qualifications: BSc(Hons) PhD Lancaster PGCertTT Waik CEng MBCS CITP
I received BSc(Hons) (1989) and PhD (1994) degrees in Computer Science from Lancaster University, UK. My PhD focussed on Intelligent Learning Environments. After my PhD I did post-doctoral research on digital libraries within the Computing Department at Lancaster.
In 2000/1 I was a visiting lecturer here at Waikato. In 2001/2002 I was a Visiting Lecturer in Digital Libraries at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
My research interests include:
- Digital Libraries
- Library & Information Science
- HCI - Human Computer Interaction.
Cunningham, S. J., Hinze, A., & Nichols, D. M. (2016). Supporting gender-neutral digital library creation: a case study using the GenderMag toolkit. In A. Morishima, A. Rauber, & C. L. Liew (Eds.), Digital Libraries: Knowledge, Information, and Data in an Open Access Society: 18th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries Vol. LNCS 10075 (pp. 45-50). Tsukuba, Japan: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-49304-6_6 Open Access version: hdl:10289/10794
Cunningham, S. J., Nichols, D. M., Hinze, A., & Bowen, J. (2016). What's news? Encounters with news in everyday life: A study of behaviours and attitudes. International Journal on Digital Libraries, 17(3), 257-271. doi:10.1007/s00799-016-0187-1 Open Access version: hdl:10289/10817
Cunningham, S. J., Nichols, D. M., & Bowen, J. (2016). Students and their videos: implications for a video digital library. In A. Morishima, A. Rauber, & C. L. Liew (Eds.), Digital Libraries: Knowledge, Information and Data in an Open Access Society: 18th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries Vol. LNCS 10075 (pp. 37-42). Tsukuba, Japan. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-49304-6_5 Open Access version: hdl:10289/10793
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