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Title: Information Behaviour: An inter-disciplinary perspective
Author: Professor Tom Wilson and Christina Walsh
Report ID: British Library Research and Innovation Report 10
Date: 1996

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This is a report of a review of the literature on information-seeking behaviour in fields outside information science, including the psychology of personality, consumer research, computer systems requirements studies, health communication research, and innovation research. A new model of information behaviour is proposed.

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