Fast surfing, broad scanning and deep diving - The influence of personality and study approach on students' information-seeking behavior

Jannica Heinström

    Tutkimustuotos: LehtiartikkeliArtikkelivertaisarvioitu

    109 Sitaatiot (Scopus)

    Abstrakti

    Originality/value - Information-seeking behaviour has not previously been studied in relation to the five-factor model, which is regarded as the most modem personality theory to date. Understanding of the psychological reasons behind different information-seeking styles is important for a holistic view of information behavior. These insights are valuable for researchers interested in user behavior as well as for practitioners like teachers and information professionals.
    AlkuperäiskieliEi tiedossa
    Sivut228–247
    Sivumäärä20
    JulkaisuJournal of Documentation
    Vuosikerta61
    Numero2
    DOI - pysyväislinkit
    TilaJulkaistu - 2005
    OKM-julkaisutyyppiA1 Julkaistu artikkeli, soviteltu

    Keywords

    • behaviour
    • information
    • personality
    • research
    • students

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