A Proposal to Study Public Library Borrowers' Experiences With
& Attitudes Toward Self-Checkout Systems

Student Showcase | SLIS | University of Alberta


The following are all appendices accompanying this project proposal. Viewing these files requires you to have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Appendix 1: Application for Ethics Review of Proposed Research (Part I)

Appendix 2: Procedures for Compliance with the UofA Standards (Part IV)

Appendix 3: Information Letter to the Participant

Appendix 4: Consent Form for the Participant

Appendix 5: A copy of the poster for solicitation of participants*

Appendix 6: A copy of the flyer for solicitation of participants;
A copy of the text that will appear at the bottom of the self-checkout receipts

Appendix 7: A copy of the sample Interview Guide for "Traditional Users"

Appendix 8: A copy of the sample Interview Guide for "Self-checkout Users"

Appendix 9: A copy of the Confidentiality Agreement for Research Personnel

Appendix 10: A copy of a sample letter to the CEO of a potential research site, requesting permission for on-site research*

Appendix 11: Project timeline in the form of Gantt charts broken down by phase**

Appendix 12: Project Budget

*This document contains claims of being funded by a specific grant; this claim is fictional and is used only for the purposes of designing this appendix

**The Gantt charts shown were created using a free online Project Timeline Generator. Permission was obtained from that site's creator, Glen Stewart, to display these images along with my capping project on the student showcase.