ERIC Number: EJ413714
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Information Search Process: From Theory to Practice.
Kuhlthau, Carol C.
Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, v31 n1 p72-75 Sum 1990
Describes institutes developed at Rutgers University to introduce practicing librarians to the information search process from the user's perspective. Highlights included library search sessions followed by small and large group discussions, presentations on the theoretical foundations of the search process, and developing plans for libraries' reference practice and instruction. (Three references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Information Retrieval, Institutes (Training Programs), Large Group Instruction, Librarians, Library Instruction, Library Services, Postsecondary Education, Professional Continuing Education, Reference Services, Search Strategies, Small Group Instruction, Theory Practice Relationship, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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