ERIC Number: EJ434730
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Using Information from External Databases: Contextual Relationships of Use, Access Method, Task, Database Type, Organizational Differences, and Outcomes.
Hart, Paul J.; Rice, Ronald E.
Information Processing and Management, v27 n5 p461-79 1991
Applies theories about organizational information processing to better understand the influences on method of access and on effects of using online information. Explores the extent to which organizational differences also influence these variables, what the positive and negative outcomes from using online commercial databases are, and how those outcomes are managed in four organizations. (58 references) (MAB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A