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ERIC Number: EJ433277
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0730-9295
Controlled and Uncontrolled Vocabulary Subject Searching in an Academic Library Online Catalog.
Peters, Thomas A.; Kurth, Martin
Information Technology and Libraries, v10 n3 p201-11 Sep 1991
Describes an analysis of transaction logs of the online catalog at the University of Missouri-Kansas City that examined patron use of both controlled and uncontrolled vocabulary subject access during the same search session. Hypotheses tested are discussed, and recommendations are made for library instruction and online catalog design. (six references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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