Looking for information : a survey of research on information seeking, needs, and behavior / Donald O. Case.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Case, Donald Owen.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier/Academic Press, 2007.
Edition:2nd ed.
Series:Library and information science (New York, N.Y.)
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Information behavior: an introduction.
  • 2. Common examples of information behavior.
  • 3. The concept of information.
  • 4. Information needs and information seeking.
  • 5. Related concepts.
  • 6. Models of information behavior.
  • 7. Perspectives, paradigms, and theories.
  • 8. The research process.
  • 9. Methods: examples by type.
  • 10. Reviewing the research: its history, size, and topics.
  • 11. Research by occupation.
  • 12. Research by social role and demographic group.
  • 13. Reviewing, critiquing, concluding.