The impact of information skills training on independent literature searching activity and requests for mediated literature searches.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Most NHS library services routinely offer both mediated searches and information skills training sessions to their users. We analyse the impact of these two services on the amount of literature searching demonstrated by users of hospital- based library services in the north-west of England. METHODS Data for (1) mediated literature searches, (2… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-1842.2009.00871.x

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