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ERIC Number: EJ586333
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
The Role of Experience in the Information Search Process of an Early Career Information Worker: Perceptions of Uncertainty, Complexity, Construction, and Sources.
Kuhlthau, Carol Collier
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v50 n5 p399-412 Apr 15 1999
Investigates changes in perceptions of the information search process of an early career information professional as he becomes more experienced and proficient at his work. Building on earlier research, comparisons of user's perceptions of uncertainty, complexity, construction, and sources in information tasks were made over a five-year period. Discusses implications of findings. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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