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ERIC Number: EJ370747
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Users' Persistence in Scanning Lists of References.
Wiberley, Stephen E., Jr.; Daugherty, Robert Allen
College and Research Libraries, v49 n2 p149-56 Mar 1988
This review of the literature on the effect of information overload on users' information-seeking behavior focuses on librarians' opinions about the number of references that constitute too many, and users' preferences for maximum numbers of references from online searches, online public access catalog postings, and manual indexes. (35 references) (Author/CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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