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RACE User Evaluation Questionnaire

Part 1 Previous Knowledge

1. What Repository Software have you used (please tick one or more of the choices)?

  • None

    DSPACE

    EPrints

    Fedora Commons

    DAITSS

    Don't Know

    Other


2. For what purpose did you use the repository?

3. With regarding to repositories which of the following would you consider yourself to be:

  • Developer

    Experienced User

    Novice User

    Other


4. What Video Repositories have you used?

5. What Video Streaming Services have you used?

6. Have you used video searching before e.g., YouTube?

  • Yes

    No

7. Have you used video semantic searching before?

  • Yes

    No

8. What three search features do you use and recommend?

9. What three search features do you not-recommend?

Part 1 Review of Demonstrations

At this stage please see or recollect demonstrations for:

a) Playback of an annotated presentation via CREW
http://crew.rcs.manchester.ac.uk/Crew/

b) Playback of an e-Dance performance art piece. (No playbacks live now but blog at http://projects.kmi.open.ac.uk/e-dance/ )

10. Have you been to a virtual seminar/presentation?

  • Yes

    No

10.5 What features would you want to use in future from that experience?

11. Have you been to a virtual e-Dance or similar performance?

  • Yes

    No

11.5 What features would you want to use in future from that experience?

12. From the demonstration would you say the technology is easy to use?

  • Yes

    No

13. Would you use what we have just shown you?

  • Yes

    No

14. Would IPR/copyright issues affect your use of the product?

  • Yes

    No

15. If the answer to question 14 is Yes – please expand?

16. What were the useful elements that you found in the demonstrations?

17. How would you like to search the video content?

18. If you had to use generic search terms; could you list five?

19. What do you think are the benefits of having Access Grid events searchable in the way the demonstrations have shown?

20. What would you like to see different?

21. Do you have any further comments?

Thank you very much for taking time to fill in this questionnaire.