Teaching end-user remote online searching

Bruce, Christine S. (1992) Teaching end-user remote online searching. Australian Academic and Research Libraries, 23(1), pp. 11-19.

Abstract

The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Library bas recently commenced teaching higher degree students to search online systems such as BRS, ORBIT and STN. The emphasis is on education rather than training. with students being required to familiarise themselves with system commands and database structures whilst receiving necessarily limited tutorial help. The teaching strategies used and problems encountered in the program are outlined. Student responses to the experience of learning to online search are discussed.

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ID Code: 62213
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0004-8623
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1992 University & College Libraries Section of the Library Association of Australia
Deposited On: 09 Sep 2013 23:14
Last Modified: 30 Oct 2013 04:44

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