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Auditory navigation in hyperspace : Design and evaluation of a non-visual hypermedia system for blind users. / Morley, S.; Petrie, H.; O'Neill, A.-M.; McNally, P.

In: Behaviour and Information Technology, Vol. 18, No. 1, 1999, p. 18-26.

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Morley, S. ; Petrie, H. ; O'Neill, A.-M. ; McNally, P. / Auditory navigation in hyperspace : Design and evaluation of a non-visual hypermedia system for blind users. In: Behaviour and Information Technology. 1999 ; Vol. 18, No. 1. pp. 18-26.

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