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Trove: A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children

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Trove : A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children. / Gray, Stuart; Hahn, Rachel; Cater, Kirsten; Watson, Debbie; Meineck, Chloe; Metcalfe, Thomas.

Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2019. p. 458-463 (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019).

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Harvard

Gray, S, Hahn, R, Cater, K, Watson, D, Meineck, C & Metcalfe, T 2019, Trove: A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children. in Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), pp. 458-463, 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019, Boise, United States, 12/06/19. https://doi.org/10.1145/3311927.3325305

APA

Gray, S., Hahn, R., Cater, K., Watson, D., Meineck, C., & Metcalfe, T. (2019). Trove: A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019 (pp. 458-463). (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019). Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). https://doi.org/10.1145/3311927.3325305

Vancouver

Gray S, Hahn R, Cater K, Watson D, Meineck C, Metcalfe T. Trove: A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2019. p. 458-463. (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019). https://doi.org/10.1145/3311927.3325305

Author

Gray, Stuart ; Hahn, Rachel ; Cater, Kirsten ; Watson, Debbie ; Meineck, Chloe ; Metcalfe, Thomas. / Trove : A digitally enhanced memory box for looked after and adopted children. Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2019. pp. 458-463 (Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC 2019).

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