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Technology heirlooms?: Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials

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Technology heirlooms? Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials. / Odom, W.; Banks, R.; Harper, R.; Kirk, D.; Lindley, S.; Sellen, A.

CHI '12 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York : ACM, 2012. p. 337-346.

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Odom, W, Banks, R, Harper, R, Kirk, D, Lindley, S & Sellen, A 2012, Technology heirlooms? Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials. in CHI '12 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, New York, pp. 337-346. https://doi.org/10.1145/2207676.2207723

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Odom, W., Banks, R., Harper, R., Kirk, D., Lindley, S., & Sellen, A. (2012). Technology heirlooms? Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials. In CHI '12 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (pp. 337-346). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2207676.2207723

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Odom W, Banks R, Harper R, Kirk D, Lindley S, Sellen A. Technology heirlooms? Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials. In CHI '12 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York: ACM. 2012. p. 337-346 https://doi.org/10.1145/2207676.2207723

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Odom, W. ; Banks, R. ; Harper, R. ; Kirk, D. ; Lindley, S. ; Sellen, A. / Technology heirlooms? Considerations for passing down and inheriting digital materials. CHI '12 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York : ACM, 2012. pp. 337-346

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