ERIC Number: ED254221
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Information Resources on Education and Training for Online Searching.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.
Ten articles and reports published between 1977 and 1983 and cited in "Resources in Education" and "Current Index to Journals in Education" are listed in this annotated bibliography on education and training for online searching. Emphasis is on training the end-user and the bibliography includes a review of the research literature; a design study; a review of training efforts before 1980; a discussion of the problems of end-user searching; a description of how a group of engineering students were trained to perform interactive online searching on a small, specialized Scandinavian database; a discussion of staff selection and training for quality online searching; a description of a training program that stresses the teaching of systems rather than databases; a discussion of vehicles for education and training and tools and techniques for promotion; and a description of the use of libraries by ninth grade students trained in online searching and conventional modes of accessing literature. In addition to bibliographical information and the annotations, ERIC accession numbers are provided. (THC)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Information Retrieval, Online Systems, Personnel Selection, Search Strategies, Training Methods
ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, 030 Huntington Hall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13210 (free).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.
Identifiers: End Users