Information and information sources in tasks of varying complexity

@article{Bystrm2002InformationAI,
  title={Information and information sources in tasks of varying complexity},
  author={Katriina Bystr{\"o}m},
  journal={JASIST},
  year={2002},
  volume={53},
  pages={581-591}
}
This article presents the research findings of a study on task complexity and information-seeking activities in real-life work tasks. The focus was on perceived task complexity, which was determined according to the task performers’ prior knowledge about the task ahead. This view on task complexity is closely related to research considering task uncertainty and analyzability. Information-seeking activities considered were a need to acquire different types of information and the subsequent use… CONTINUE READING
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