Journal of Philippine Librarianship, Vol 30, No 1 (2010)

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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.

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