ERIC Number: EJ268665
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Searching Multiple Indexes and Databases in the Behavioral Sciences: Which and How Many?
Brand, Alice A.
Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian, v1 n2 p105-12 Win 1979
Outlines use of multiple database searching in the behavioral sciences, focusing on the first two steps of the search strategy process--analyzing the information problem and selecting databases. User needs (comprehensiveness, currentness and type of relevant material) and searcher resources (efficiency) are analyzed. A table outlining resources and references is provided. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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