Factors contributing to information needs among students in UiTM Puncak Perdana / Mohd Asriq Lamit

Lamit, Mohd Asriq (2008) Factors contributing to information needs among students in UiTM Puncak Perdana / Mohd Asriq Lamit. Student Project. Faculty Information Management, Puncak Perdana, Selangor. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The research is related with information needs among student. It will focus on students at UiTM Puncak Perdana. The research is about factors contributing to information needs among students in UiTM Puncak Perdana. From the Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia state that "information as a concept has a diversity of meanings, from everyday usage to technical settings. Generally speaking, the concept of information is closely related to notions of constraint, connmtnication, control, data, form, instruction, knowledge, meaning, mental stimulus, pattern, perception, and representation". From the definition, we know that information was use every time. As the student, we always closed with information by searching for our priority. What is information-literate? The American Library Association's (ALA) Presidential Committee on Information Literacy, Final Report states that, "To be information literate, a person must be able to recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information" (1989). From the definition, the student should know the when information is needed and they also able to search the location of information, know the value of information, and use the information effectively.

Item Type: Monograph (Student Project)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Information needs; Information-literate
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources (General) > ZA Information resources (General)
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources (General) > ZA Information resources (General) > Information services. Information centers > Malaysia
Divisions: Faculty of Information Management
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitan 2
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2016 05:22
Last Modified: 11 Nov 2016 05:22
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/15346

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