Gender differences in information behavior concerning Wikipedia, an unorthodox information source?

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Gender differences in information behavior concerning Wikipedia, an unorthodox information source?
Authors: Sook Lim, Nahyun Kwon
Citation: Library & Information Science Research 32 (3): 212-220. 2010 July
Database(s): Google Scholar cites
DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lisr.2010.01.003.
Link(s): http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0740818810000356
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Gender differences in information behavior concerning Wikipedia, an unorthodox information source? studies gender difference in the use of Wikipedia.

[edit] Data

A survey about 134 undergraduate students from a USA college. 409 students were originally queried.

The data seems to be the same as used in How and why do college students use Wikipedia?, but analyzed with respect to gender.

[edit] Method

Statistical analysis.

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