ERIC Number: ED219876
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Computerized Literature Searching of Education and Education Related Literature.
Zaporozhetz, Laurene E.
Computerized literature searching allows the educator to become familiar with resources that help develop individual teaching styles and methods, enhance awareness of pupil needs, explain educational research and evaluation, and describe curriculum materials. This document introduces the fundamentals of computerized literature searching. The report debunks myths concerning searches, defines the nature of a database, discusses database selection, explains the workings of online interactive computer systems featuring telecommunciation networks, and describes the essentials of the search process. The paper also lists major online bibliographic information retrieval systems and relevant books, journals, directories, and bibliographies. (Author/PGD)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Databases, Elementary Secondary Education, Information Retrieval, Information Systems, Online Systems, Reference Services
Not available separately; see EA 014 910.
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Computer Searches
Note: In: The Computer: Extension of the Human Mind. Proceedings, Annual Summer Conference, College of Education, University of Oregon (3rd, Eugene, OR, July 21-23, 1982). For related documents, see EA 014 910-932.