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How nurses behave online? Nurses’ online information needs and internet seeking behaviour.
(IRED (Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors), 2014-10)
Registered nurses constitute the largest group of healthcare professionals with a rather distinctive and crucial role in healthcare services provision. For keeping up with their professional advances and follow the rapid ...
Keeping the score: outreach services and collaboration for academic music libraries in financially straitened times.
(Emerald Group Publishing., 2015)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to study the role of academic music libraries in financially straitened times. The academic music library aims to cover the information needs of the academic community; yet the ...
Music information seeking behaviour as motivator for musical creativity: conceptual analysis and literature review.
(Emerald Group Publishing, 2015)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the connection between musicians’ information seeking behaviour and the creative process in music, providing a framework for understanding the role of information ...
Towards an everyday life information literacy mind-set: a review of literature.
Purpose: Information Literacy (IL) within the everyday life context is regarded as an important condition for civic participation and engagement, informed citizenship, health and well-being. However, compared to the ...
Information seeking behaviour of parents of paediatric patients for clinical decision making: the central role of information literacy in a participatory setting.
(Information Research., 2013-09)
Introduction. This study investigated the information seeking behaviour and needs of parents of paediatric patients and their motives for seeking Internet-based information. Method. A questionnaire survey of 121 parents ...
An examination of Canadian information professionals’ involvement in the provision of business information synthesis and analysis services.
The present study investigated the processes information professionals, working in a business environment, follow to meet business clients’ information needs and particularly their involvement in information synthesis and ...
Everyday life information literacy: a review of literature.
The participatory medicine attidutes of general practitioners in Greece: an information behaviour perspective.
In shared health decision-making, cooperation in the patient-doctor relationship is fundamental. However, lack of health literacy may act as a significant barrier in this process. Patients are expected to make decisions ...
Exploring the everyday life information needs and the sociocultural adaptation barriers of Syrian refugees in Scotland.
Purpose: This paper presents the research findings of the 'Syrian new Scots' Information Literacy Way-finding practices' research project, funded by the Information Literacy Group (ILG) of the Chartered Institute of Library ...
Syrian new Scots' information literacy way-finding practices: phase 1 research findings.
(LILAC (Organisers), 2017-04-10)
The research in Phase 1 was conducted via interviews with two Scottish Refugee Council Coordinators and two focus groups with Syrian new Scots (with nine women and nine men). Syrian participants were also involved in a ...