Use of Mobile Apps in Information Seeking: An International Viewpoint
Due to global advances in mobile technology, smartphones have become a regular personal electronic device in daily life. The mobile devices and their supporting software applications promise of on‐the‐go information‐seeking convenience are now backed by more robust industry infrastructure, sophisticated built input devices, and hundreds of thousands of downloadable applications. Research has focused on the use of these handheld devices/applications in mobile situations.
Chen, H., Fulton, C., Gleave, H., Theng, Y., & Wu, M. (2013). Use of Mobile Apps in Information Seeking: An International Viewpoint. Proceedings of the 76th ASIS&T Annual Meeting (2013, Montreal, QC, Canada), 50(1) John Wiley & Sons Inc..
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1002/meet.14505001004
76th Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 2013 ASIS&T (2013: Nov. 1-6, Montreal, QC, Canada)
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Keywords and Phrases
Mobile Apps; Information seeking; Use study; User studies; Research methods
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