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Theoretical and applied issues on the impact of information on musical creativity: an information seeking behaviour perspective.
(IGI Global, 2016-01-01)
This century is an era of information and knowledge intensification. Novel information systems and services are developing through modern online information technologies. The rapid changes in the online information environment ...
Nurturing supportive and engaging induction environments for distance learning students.
Distance learning (DL) students typically learn with very limited or no requirements for physical presence and this often means that learning may be perceived as a more isolating or less 'natural' experience. Postgraduate ...
The participatory medicine attitudes of general practitioners in Greece: an information behaviour perspectives.
General Practitioners (GPs) need to keep up with a wide range of medical conditions and at the same time closely interact with their patients to provide preventive care and health education. This requires effectively ...
Libraries for the future: the role of IT utilities in the transformation of academic libraries.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016-10-07)
This article presents an evaluation of the role of IT utilities in the transformation of academic library services. It begins with a brief overview of the historical development of academic libraries followed by a discussion ...
Linking physicians' medical practice information needs, resources and barriers to job satisfaction: a moderated mediation model.
Medical doctors seek information in order to satisfy their demanding everyday work practices and professional development endeavours. Information seeking is acontinuous goal-related process that has impact on how they ...
The development of digital literacy and inclusion skills of public librarians.
(Communications in information literacy, 2016-06-01)
This paper examines the extent to which public librarians are successfully prepared to engage the community in digital literacy and inclusion. A qualitative, multiple case study research design was chosen, using an analysis ...
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 ...
Syrian information literacy. [Project website]
(Robert Gordon University, 2016-10-01)
This is the authors official blog website for the Lost in information? project. The aim of the project was to examine information related experiences and information literacy practices of Syrian new Scots (the Syrian ...
Lost in information? Syrian new Scots' information literacy way-finding practices.
(SLIC/ Information Literacy Community of Practice (ORGANISERS), 2016-12-06)
As of May 2016, Scotland has welcomed 1,602 Syrian refugees as part of the wider UK Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation (VPR) Scheme, aiming to resettle 20,000 Syrians (over a period of five years drawn from established ...