ERIC Number: EJ575872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Understanding Judgment of Information Quality and Cognitive Authority in the WWW.
Rieh, Soo Young; Belkin, Nicholas J.
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v35 p279-89 1998
Reports on a study of people's decision making with respect to quality and authority on the World Wide Web. Seven facets of judgment of information quality were identified: source, content, format, presentation, currency, accuracy, and speed of loading. Institutional and individual authority was identified as an underlying theme in source credibility. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the ASIS Annual Meeting (61st, Pittsburgh, PA, October 25-29, 1998).