ERIC Number: EJ557159
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Complexity of Search Tasks and Children's Information Retrieval.
Hirsh, Sandra G.
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v33 p47-51 1996
Explores the influence of several search task characteristics on children's success in finding science materials on an automated library catalog. Findings suggest that the complexity of the search task and the level of children's science domain knowledge affect their success in identifying books on assigned science topics. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the ASIS Annual Meeting (Baltimore, MD, October 21-24, 1996).