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Date: Mon Mar 14 2005 - 15:44:01 EST

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Hello All,
The below message on a study of low-level literacy web users was posted to
the NIFl Moderators list by Connie Harich.


Jakob Nielsen is a respected Web Usability expert, (not a literacy
expert); the study was sponsored by Pfizer; but the results are interesting
none the less.

Mariann Fedele
Coordinator of Professional Development, 
Literacy Assistance Center
NIFL Technology and Literacy Discussion List
32 Broadway 10th Floor
New York, New York 10004

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