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ERIC Number: EJ649223
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0740-8188
Information Seeking on the Web: Effects of User and Task Variables.
Kim, Kyung-Sun
Library & Information Science Research, v23 n3 p233-55 2001
This study of undergraduates investigates how cognitive style, online database experience, and task type influence users' search behavior on the Web. Considers time spent, the number of nodes visited, search performance, navigational style, and ways to improve Web interfaces and Web user training programs. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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