ERIC Number: EJ459844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Bibliographic Information and Book Selection: An Experimental Study of Information Load on Choice Behavior in a School Library.
Todd, Ross J.
Library and Information Science Research, v14 n4 p447-64 Oct-Dec 1992
Reports on a study that investigated the effects of differing amounts of bibliographic information presented on catalog cards on selection of books by secondary school students. Data are presented on correct choice of books relating to a hypothetical assignment; time to complete the activity; and levels of satisfaction, certainty, confusion, and desire for more information. (24 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia