ERIC Number: EJ300038
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Human Information Seeking and Design of Information Systems.
Rouse, William B.; Rouse, Sandra H.
Information Processing and Management, v20 n1-2 p129-38 1984
Considers nature of information-seeking in terms of decision making and problem solving, dynamics of process, and value of information. Basic psychological studies, effects of cognitive style, human behavior models, and design issues (attributes and evaluation of information systems, analysis of information needs, information seeking aids) are discussed. (Eighty-four references) (EJS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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