Information Searches That Solve Problems

April 2008
PA Times;Apr2008, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the national phone survey in Washington, D.C. which examines the approaches used by people when searching for information on past government-related problems. The study, conducted by Pew Internet and American Life Project, has found that 58% of respondents use the Internet, while, others turn to professionals, friends, newspapers, government office, television, and public library. It then indicates whether libraries are losing relevance in the Internet age.


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