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Archived Curricula Guide 2011–2012
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ITIMS23 Information Practices in Work-related Contexts 4 ECTS
Organised by
Information Studies and Interactive Media

Learning outcomes

To deepen the student's knowledge of information practices in job-related contexts.


The models and methodological questions of studies on job-related information practices such as information seeking and information sharing. The main characteristics of job-related information practices in different types of organisations.

Modes of study


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Written examination on set books or an essay. The students who write an essay can replace one of the required set books with articles from a reading list.

  1. Case, Looking for information. A survey of research on information needs, seeking and behavior. 2nd ed. Academic Press 2007;
  2. Kuhlthau, Seeking meaning. 2nd ed. Libraries Unlimited 2004;

Belongs to following study modules

School of Information Sciences
Research in Information Practices (Information Studies and Interactive Media)
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School of Information Sciences