Tomorrow’s Researchers behaviours
This unique UK study is focused on the famous Y generation, and on how young researchers behave to find out their information.
Funded by the JISC and the British Library, this 3-year study investigates researchers habits in their digital and physical (library) environment.
One of the confirmation is that “take up of Web 2.0 tools has been slower than expected“, which tends to contradict many clichés.
Hutchings, Charles & Newman, Joanna. Understanding tomorrow’s needs. Research Information, Issue 50, Oct./Nov. 2010. pp. 11