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ERIC Number: EJ668360
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0306-4573
Changes of Search Terms and Tactics while Writing a Research Proposal: A Longitudinal Case Study.
Vakkari, Pertti; Pennanen, Mikko; Serola, Sami
Information Processing & Management, v39 n3 p445-63 May 2003
Analyzes how students' growing understanding of the topic and search experience were related to their choice of search tactics and terms while preparing a research proposal for a small empirical study. In addition, findings are used to test Vakkari's (2001) theory of task-based information retrieval. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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