ERIC Number: EJ441769
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Gender Differences in Attitudes toward Using Computers in Libraries: An Exploratory Study.
Jacobson, Frances F.
Library and Information Science Research, v13 n3 p267-79 Jul-Sep 1991
Discussion of the gender gap in computer-related activities focuses on a study of high school seniors that examined sex differences in library anxiety, computer anxiety, and anxiety in using computers for library research. The relationship between library anxiety and computer anxiety is explored, and further research is suggested. (21 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: College Bound Students, Computer Literacy, High School Seniors, High Schools, Information Seeking, Learning Resources Centers, Library Automation, Library Research, Library Skills, Pretests Posttests, Research Needs, School Libraries, Sex Differences, Student Attitudes, Use Studies, Users (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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