ERIC Number: EJ385843
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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First Toronto Conference on Database Users. Training of End-User Searchers: Use and Perceived Benefits of Online and Non-Online Information Sources.
Montgomery, J. D.
Canadian Journal of Information Science, v12 n3-4 p107-23 1987
Describes a study that explored differences in users' and nonusers' perceptions of the advantages and disadvantages of online bibliographic searching. The discussion covers the relationship between perceptions about online systems and decisions to use such systems, and the implications of user perceptions of benefits of online searching for user training. (16 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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