Gender-specific information search behavior

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Parinaz Maghferat ; Wolfgang G. Stock (2010)
  • Publisher: Webology Center
  • Journal: Webology (issn: 1735-188X)
  • Subject: Empirical gender study | Search engine | Information search behavior | Information retrieval | Z | Information seeking behavior | Gender differences | Bibliography. Library science. Information resources
    acm: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION

This paper presents an empirical gender study in the context of information science. It discusses an exploratory investigation, which provides empirical data about differences of information seeking activities by female and male students. The research focus was on wheth... View more
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