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ERIC Number: EJ610167
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-8231
Motivations for Hyperlinking in Scholarly Electronic Articles: A Qualitative Study.
Kim, Hak Joon
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v51 n10 p887-99 Aug 2000
Describes a study that identified motivations for hyperlinking in scholarly electronic articles. Results of qualitative interviews showed 19 different motivations in three groups: scholarly, social, and technological. Empirical findings demonstrated that scholars use hyperlinks for a variety of purposes from a complex interplay of motivations. (Contains 52 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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