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Title: When is a problem a research problem?
Author(s): Cronin, Blaise
Subject(s): Library science --Research
Abstract: Various definitions of and approaches to research and research problems are explored with numerous examples given. Guiding criteria for applied research are also discussed, along with potential pitfalls, the role of intuition in the process, and the qualities that are needed to make a good researcher.
Issue Date: 1992
Publisher: Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Citation Info: In L.S. Estabrook (ed) Applying research to practice : how to use data collection and research to improve library management decision making (Papers presented at the Allerton Park Institute held October October 27-29, 1991): 117-132.
Series/Report: Allerton Park Institute (33rd : 1991)
Genre: Conference Paper / Presentation
Type: Text
Language: English
ISBN: 878450904
ISSN: 0536-4604
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Date Available in IDEALS: 2007-04-15

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