Cognitive barriers to information seeking: A conceptual analysis

@article{Savolainen2015CognitiveBT,
  title={Cognitive barriers to information seeking: A conceptual analysis},
  author={Reijo Savolainen},
  journal={Journal of Information Science},
  year={2015},
  volume={41},
  pages={613 - 623}
}
  • Reijo Savolainen
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • Journal of Information Science
Based on the conceptual analysis, the study examines the features of cognitive barriers and their impact on information seeking. The study resulted in a typology specifying six sub-types of cognitive barriers: unwillingness to see one’s needs as information needs, inability to articulate one’s information needs, unawareness of information sources, low self-efficacy, poor search skills and inability to deal with information overload. The sub-types were reviewed at two stages of the information… Expand
Investigating failures in information seeking episodes
Exploring support for the unconquerable barriers in information seeking
Toward a Conceptual Framework for Scholarly Information Seeking
Developing an empirical measure of everyday information mastering
Research in Information Science Award: Everyday Life Information Seeking
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 63 REFERENCES
Barriers to Adolescents' Information Seeking for Career Decision Making
Time as a context of information seeking
What is enough? Satisficing information needs
Information seeking and use by newspaper journalists
...
1
2
3
4
5
...