Content analysis of user studies research in the field of LIS.
Foo, Seau Yoon.
Date of Issue1999
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
The main objective of this dissertation was to identify the current concerns of user studies research in the field of LIS in terms of the themes covered, the methodologies utilised, the social role of the persons investigated and the theoretical framework adopted. The current profile thus obtained was then used to determine whether past research trends have continued to exist and the progress made in user studies research. The value of this research is in the drawing out of useful models, theoretical concepts and research instruments and the development of content analysis categories applicable to user studies research
DRNTU::Library and information science::General
Nanyang Technological University