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ERIC Number: EJ597562
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-7870
Information Seeking on the Web: Navigational Skills of Grade-Six Primary School Students.
Large, Andrew; Beheshti, Jamshid; Moukdad, Haidar
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v36 p84-97 1999
Reports on research into the information-seeking habits of primary school children conducted under operational conditions. Findings reveal: the novice users favored browsing over analytic search strategies, although they showed some sophistication in construction of the latter; online help was ignored; and the children demonstrated a very high level of interactivity with the interface at the expense of thinking, planning and evaluating. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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