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Discussion Questions

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Just some ideas to get Blackboard rolling...


Belkin stated in 1982 that “an effective ASK-based system must be interactive”.  (p 69)  How far have we come since then?  How much further can we go?

Belkin, N.J., Oddy, R.N. & Brooks, H.M. (1982), ASK for information retrieval: Part I . Journal of Documentation 38: 61-71


Some of these theories may have more application in certain library or information settings than others.  Do any of these theories resonate more with your personal or professional experience?  Do any of them seem off-base, misconstrued?


Of all the models reviewed, which one if any do you feel most accurately explains information behavior? Or, is it a mix of several?


How can the Information Architecture of a site aid in re-finding?


Of all the models reviewed, which, if any, do you feel is the most accurate in explaining information behavior?  Or, is it a blend of several?


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