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Scope Note: 
Use of an interactive communications terminal to access and retrieve information stored in a computer (Note: Prior to Apr85, this concept was indexed under "Online Systems" and "Information Retrieval")
Category: Information/Communications Systems
Broader Terms
Information Retrieval
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Interactive Searching (Online)
Online Information Retrieval
Related Terms
Computer Literacy
Gateway Systems
Information Literacy
Information Needs
Navigation (Information Systems)
Online Systems
Online Vendors
Reference Services
Search Strategies
Selective Dissemination of Information
User Needs (Information)
Web Browsers
Added to ERIC: 4/27/1985