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ERIC Number: EJ643512
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-3318-3324
A Longitudinal Study of World Wide Web Users' Information-Searching Behavior.
Cothey, Vivian
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v53 n2 p67-78 Jan 15, 2002
This study of the Web information searching behavior of 206 United Kingdom college students over a 10-month period showed that, contrary to expectations, the users adopted a more passive or browsing approach to Web information searching and became more eclectic in their selection of Web hosts as they gained experience. (Contains 61 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom