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Unseen Users, Unknown Systems: Computer Design for a Scholar's Dictionary
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Computers and the Humanities Volume 22, Number 4, ISSN 0010-4817

Abstract

Discusses the development of the "Dictionary of Old English," a database of approximately three million running words. Examines how technological advancements have changed the design process since it began in 1970, stating that error checking and protection of the database against accidental intrusion have remained as key issues. (GEA)

Citation

Venezky, R.L. (1988). Unseen Users, Unknown Systems: Computer Design for a Scholar's Dictionary. Computers and the Humanities, 22(4), 285. Retrieved January 22, 2020 from .

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