ERIC Number: EJ601999
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Back to Our Beginnings: Information utilization, Bertram Brookes and the Fundamental Equation of Information Science.
Todd, Ross J.
Information Processing & Management, v35 n6 p851-70 1999
This analytical paper covers: (1) review of the terrain of information utilization; (2) posits/examines Bertram Brookes' fundamental equation of information science as a theoretical framework, and discuss our understanding of/research into, the cognitive aspects of information utilization, and (3) discusses methodological aspects for investigating Brookes' equation in order to build a cumulative knowledge of the cognitive dimension of information utilization. (Contains 67 references.)(Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Special issue: "Information Seeking in Context (ISIC)."