Information Technology and Politics

Use

Clear website architecture. Options for record retrieval and downloading are powered by the APSA website and the Harvard MIT Data Center database. Basic aids for navigation are provided. A simple content organization permits easy item location.

Searchability

Users can locate items by entering keywords in an advanced search engine or by browsing website's contents, which are presented in list form

Downloading

Users are allowed to download all provided material. Records are downloadable in their predefined format, generally in pdf version

Navigational Aids

Only basic tools of website mapping, such as list of contents, are offered for orientation

User Friendliness

Clear logical organization of contents with no problem for understanding the overall website design. Despite the absence of sophisticated supports for navigation, orientation and material retrieval are quite easy