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ERIC Number: EJ339155
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Calibrating Databases.
Fischhoff, Baruch; MacGregor, Donald
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v37 n4 p222-33 Jul 1986
Reports on study that used set of measures for characterizing performance with different databases and set of hypotheses for predicting search difficulties based on cognitive processes involved in decision-making aspects of information search. Highlights include confidence assessment, system design criteria, transparency, metatransparency, and supplementary study of sequential choices. (24 references) (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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