NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ643427
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0264-0473
Wrong Way: Go Back! An Exploration of Novice Search Behaviours While Conducting an Information Search.
Debowski, Shelda
Electronic Library, v19 n6 p371-82 2001
Discussion of user-managed online search processes in libraries and the search strategies of novices focuses on a study of Western Australia undergraduates while they performed an information search task. Considers measurement of search behavior and reports results that showed problems in formulating an effective search strategy and the need for improved user training programs. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia