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Information needs

Known as: Information need, User need, User needs 
The concept Information need is seldom, if ever, mentioned in the general literature about needs, but is a common term in the literature of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The process of using information about documents such as the author, genre, and date of publication while evaluating and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The need for climate change information at the regional-to-local scale is one of the central issues within the global change… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mobile phones are becoming increasingly popular as a means of information access while on-the-go. Mobile users are likely to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Being mobile influences not only the types of information people seek but also the ways they attempt to access it. Mobile… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Previous research has documented the fragmented nature of software development work. To explain this in more detail, we analyzed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Purpose – This paper seeks to understand how users know when to stop searching for more information when the information space is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • T. Wilson
  • J. Documentation
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 14390097
Apart from information retrieval there is virtually no other area of information science that has occasioned as much research… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
  • E. Kaasinen
  • Personal and Ubiquitous Computing
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 1786019
Abstract Mobile contexts of use vary a lot, and may even be continuously changing during use. The context is much more than… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
On the Web, users typically forage for information by navigating from page to page along Web links. Their surfing patterns or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Etude de synthese sur les besoins d'information et les utilisateurs, menee a partir d'une revue de la litterature parue depuis… Expand
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