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ERIC Number: EJ635479
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-3318-3324
The Role of Individual Differences in Internet Searching: An Empirical Study.
Ford, Nigel; Miller, David; Moss, Nicola
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v52 n12 p1049-66 Oct 2001
This article reports the results of a study of Master's degree students concerning the role of individual differences in Internet searching, including cognitive styles, levels of prior experience, Internet perceptions, study approaches, age, and gender. Discusses retrieval effectiveness and self-efficacy and suggests implications for system development and future research. (Contains 84 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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