Information seeking behavior

Known as: Information seeking behaviour 
Information seeking behavior refers to the way people search for and utilize information. The term was coined by Wilson in his 1981 paper, on the… (More)
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2015
2015
Patients are increasingly using the Internet and other technologies to engage in their own healthcare, but little research has… (More)
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2012
2012
Over half of older adult Internet users search for health information online, a number likely to continue to climb. To design a… (More)
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2011
2011
This study examines three aspects of information seeking behaviour of astronomers in Greece including a) the importance they… (More)
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2011
2011
Past studies on a person's choice of information sources have shown mixed results because of a lack of understanding of the… (More)
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2007
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2007
responses to a 15-minute Web-based survey. The survey questions were designed to quantify the transition to electronic… (More)
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2006
2006
Introduction This paper explores gender differences in Web information seeking behavior in a manner that questions the commonly… (More)
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2004
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2004
Numerous studies of engineers information seeking behavior have found that accessibility was the factor that influenced most… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVES To determine information seeking behavior of physicians. DATA SOURCES Systematic review of 19 studies that described… (More)
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2003
2003
This study explores the relationship between undergraduates’ epistemological beliefs and their information-seeking behavior… (More)
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