WORKSTATION AND WORKSPACE ERGONOMICS IN PHILIPPINE LIBRARIES: AN EMERGING PRIORITY

Christine B. Timoteo-Afinidad

Abstract


Presents the situation of the computer work stations of selected academic libraries, including furniture and equipment and determined whether the performance of the respondents are affected by these work conditions. Used the anthropomorphic data for Filipinos as basis. Concludes that the libraries under study failed to provide ergonomically-designed workstations and provides recommendations for improving these work spaces.

Keywords


ergonomics; workspace ergonomics; workstation ergonomics;

Full Text:

PDF



 
 
For inquiries, article submissions, etc. send e-mail to:
The Editor, Journal of Philippine Librarianship
jpl@upd.edu.ph
Or call (+632) 9818500 loc 2869 to 71.
 
 
Journal of Philippine Librarianship (ISSN: 0022-359x)
University of the Philippines School of Library and Information Studies
3/F,Gonzales Hall,UP Main Library
UP Diliman,Quezon City 1101, Metro Manila
09204249223