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ERIC Number: EJ410579
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Effects of Academic Background on Statements of Information Need.
Allen, Bryce
Library Quarterly, v60 n2 p120-38 Apr 1990
Describes a study that examined the effect of academic background on users' perceptions of information needs and their expressions of those needs to library or information services. The implications for the role of academic background in the cognitive models of information users and for the provision of information service in interdisciplinary areas are discussed. (13 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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