From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories
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JULY 24, 2008
MAYA Design, Inc. The overall goals of the SOC project were to: 1) perform a comparative analysis of collaboratory projects, 2) develop theory about this new organizational form, and 3) offer practical advice to collaboratory participants and to funding agencies about how to design and construct successful collaboratories. The success criterion had also been explored at a project workshop (SOC, 2001). lectures) and those designed to support small groups working in parallel.