"Google Generation" Is a Myth, Says New Research


Subject:
Librarianship , Internet , Internet Access & Use , Statistics and Trends

Description:
This 2008 report, "commissioned by JISC and the British Library, counters the common assumption that the 'Google Generation' -- young people born or brought up in the Internet age -- is the most adept at using the web." Includes a summary of findings from the report ("Information Behaviour of the Researcher of the Future"), audio of a related speech, full text of the briefing paper, and supporting documents. From the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC).

Publisher:
Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.jisc.ac.uk/news/stories/2008/01/googlegen.aspx


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