[Mediawiki-l] Citation Citation Citation?
dan.bolser at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 11:07:00 UTC 2007
On 21/08/07, Sean O'Connor <sean at transabled.org> wrote:
> Hello Dan,
> I like the idea of a more user friendly citing extension. However, a
> few points:
> 1- AJAX... Sweet, nice, and all that. Completely unusable if you
> navigate, or use a screenreader. Not saying not to use it, but
> provide a non-AJAX alternative. Accessibility and usability are
> 2- Don't assume that everyone who would use the extension has access to PubMed.
Uh? I assume they have access to the internet... hence PubMed. They
may not have access to the articles themselves, but that is not
necessary for citation purposes.
> 3- Don't assume that all articles are available through PubMed. I've
> access to PubMed myself, but many research articles I am routinely
> hunting for aren't available, nor referenced, on that system,
> So, there you go, my 2 devaluated cents ;)
At least your exports will be boosted!
> Good luck and happy hunting
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