* Questions regarding Medicare coverage are the most commonly mentioned information need
among those beneficiaries reporting at least one need.
is an individual's or a group's desire to locate and obtain information to satisfy a conscious or unconscious need.
as trigger and driver of information seeking: a conceptual analysis.
: A THEORY CONNECTING INFORMATION SEARCH TO KNOWLEDGE FORMATION provides a fine monograph examining what motivates people to search for information, and creates a theory of information need
as the basis for designing information retrieval systems that engage the user's beliefs and knowledge.
; a theory connecting information search to knowledge formation.
Identify who has the information need
: Here it is important to define the target audience (information customers).
Details about symptoms of pandemic influenza were most frequently cited as the main public information need
in the event of a pandemic.
Keywords: Information retrieval, information need
, electronic patient Record
For each activity, we analyzed the mean response for the importance of the information need
and the ability of the supply chain information systems to meet that need.
* Identify the information needs
of corporate decision-makers in light of your long-term objectives.
The intent of the meeting was stated most concretely by Susan Gottesman of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.: "We want some sense of the minimal information needed
before small-scale field tests are begun, and also the minimal information needed
from such tests before there is any commercial use.'
For this reason this paper will explain the concept of distance learning, concept of distance learners, information needs
of distance learners, sources of information for distance learners and challenges they may encounter in seeking for these information.