Collaborative information seeking (cis) is a field of research that involves studying situations, motivations, and methods for people working in collaborative groups for information seeking projects, as well as building systems for supporting such activities. This study's findings can be considered with three themes: information needs, information seeking, and use of information resources in the theme of information seeking, the findings support the development of a temporal model of information seeking in the context of primary care. A study of information seeking and retrieving i background and methodology tefko saracevic school of communication, information and library studies, rutgers, the state university of new jersey. The study of information seeking behaviour of users has assumed importance in the recent years either at a particular information gathering habits of specialized group users attached to in institution.
Information-seeking behavior of constructors so that it may be used by people currently in industry, educators preparing people to enter the field, and othe r related, interested parties the grounded theory review (2016), volume 15, issue 2. This study aimed to determine the relationship between the internet addiction and information-seeking behavior of the postgraduate students of the isfahan university of medical sciences findings of the study show that students have positive attitudes toward the web as an information source so that most of them consider the internet information. Information seeking behavior: changes between 2002 and 2012 jinhui li, yin-leng theng and schubert foo nanyang technological university, singapore study further noted that racial differences in the hisb of caucasians and african americans are disappearing in the united states.
The study investigated the information needs and seeking behavior of undergraduate students of makerere university a cross–sectional survey was carried out, with samples of respondents from the department of biochemistry in the faculty of science and the department of history in the faculty of arts. In the third phase, the social information seeking (sis) has emerged as ﬁeld of study which focuses information not only from the user perspective but also from the perspective of social context and contents of social information. Information seeking behavior is the act of actively seeking information in order to answer a specific query information searching behavior is the behavior which stems from the searcher interacting with the system in question. The information seeking behavior and needs of journalists in context by lisa chinn a master’s paper submitted to the faculty of the school of information and library science. Information seeking behaviours of users: a case study of private higher technical this study explores the information-seeking behavior of undergraduates, postgraduate students, and researchers in undergraduate, postgraduate teaching staff and research scholars.
Information-seeking behavior of undergraduates, postgraduate students, and researchers in sciences, social sciences, and humanities at the panjab university, chandigarh, india the panjab university library has a rich collection of 650,000 books and 600 journal. Studies of information retrieval and information seeking have also discussed the utility of the notion of serendipity some have implied that it may be stimulated, or that certain people may “encounter” serendipitous information more than others. Seeking health information, i used a search engine to iden- tify 80,142 unique health-related web pages by compiling responses to queries for 1,986 common diseases. The study investigates researcher’s information seeking behaviour in nigeria libraries the design of the study is cross sectional survey of researchers in the libraries and the population. The objective of this study was to assess gps’ information-seeking behaviour and perceived importance of medical information sources and to investigate any associations with gp characteristics methods.
The information-seeking behavior of intrinsically motivated elementary school children of a collectivist culture sherry r crow, mls, phd, university of nebraska kearney, from the original study, that is, from the generally individualistic culture of the united states. In this study, the effects of information seeking on newcomer socialization are assessed the results suggest that by seeking information, organizational newcomers can facilitate the socialization process the frequency with which 135 new staff accountants sought specific types of information during. Information seeking encompasses a broad range of information needs, from focused fact finding to exploratory browsing (sutcliffe and ennis, 1998) people have different search needs at different times and in different contexts. This paper provides a history and overview of the field of human information behavior, including recent advances in the field and multidisciplinary perspectives keywords: human information behavior, information seeking, research, user studies.
An empirical study of the information-seeking behavior of practicing visual artists william hemmig bucks county community college library, newtown, pennsylvania, usa. This study investigates the information-seeking behavior of fourteen ethnomusicologists in new zealand via interviews the findings shed light on what information ethnomusicologists seek, the sources and services they use, and the barriers they face in information seeking and use. As part of a national study of the information-seeking behavior of academic researchers, a single survey instrument was used to survey researchers at five universities in the united states from 2005–2007.
Study also indicated that the information activities of different categories of health professionals follow similar pattern a comparison of the information seeking pattems of researchers in the physical and. Information need and information seeking behavior study is important to find out the sources and services used by the information seekers the objective of this research was to examine the. Seeking information about one's health is increasingly documented as a key coping strategy in health-promotive activities and psychosocial adjustment to illness in this article, the authors critically examine the scientific literature from 1982 to 2006 on the concept of health information—seeking. The information seeking behavior of graduate students the model is based on the findings of a study on interdisciplinary information-seeking behavior the study followed a qualitative approach using interviews of 45 academics information, added value, or a theory to previous research done in the subject of information seeking behavior.
Information seeking pattern, followed by course of study, while gender had the least influence the sample was taken in two departments from each of the faculty in the university. The study found that the participants’ information seeking consists of four main stages: identifying the information needs, selecting the keywords, examining the results and filtering the results the data revealed that there is no difference between information seeking in arabic and english languages.