Adelle Frank Drupal, genealogy, accessibility, and religion archives geek in Atlanta, Georgia


Needs, Entertainment, Decision-making, Overload and other Concepts relevant to information behavior

How do users decide, browse, avoid and assign relevance or entertainment value on the web? What role do needs play in information seeking? Read these summaries and reflections from chapters 4 and 5 of Donald Case's book, "Looking for information" for ideas on how these concepts are relevant to the web development, IA and UX fields. 

How People interact with Information, some theories

How are human information behavior (HIB) theories and models relevant to you if you're in the web development, IA and UX fields? Read these summaries of and reflections on chapters 6 and 7 in Donald Case's book on "Looking for information".