I still have a long way to go, but the feeling inside is great it's like i'm on my way already.
Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzu
Chinese philosopher (604 BC - 531 BC)
tags: phd; UMinho; FCT
My public InformationSpace with thoughts, clues and people who contribute for my ongoing phd research (was: Registos, recursos, informação e dados para a tese... e todas as outras coisas que fazem parte do processo ;-)
"Despite the isolation of two bodies of research (Western and East European) in the area of information needs the common development and similarities in the understanding of the basic concept of information need, its origin and structure as well as typologies are revealed. Basic differences lie in understanding the contexts of the formation of information needs, their influence and, consequently, attention to the roles of contexts in research. It also seems that the everyday, non-work related information needs are totally excluded from the horizons of Russian researchers"