Internet Research: Volume 8 Issue 4


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Task performance using the library and Internet to acquire business intelligence

Edward W. Christensen, James R. Bailey

The Internet is increasingly being used as a potential library substitute for a wide variety of business information tasks. However, little comparative research exists on the…

Facing life without the Internet

Paul Kingsley, Terry Anderson

The size of that section of the electronic market place known as the Internet is substantially dependent on how many people acquire and retain Internet access. This core of…


The importance of trust in electronic commerce

Pauline Ratnasingham

In this paper a new concept “trust”, and how it influences the process of managing the security of an organization operating in an electronic commerce environment has been…


Internet consumer catalog shopping: findings from an exploratory study and directions for future research

Joseph M. Jones, Leo R. Vijayasarathy

Internet shopping has received considerable attention in the popular press as the future of in‐home shopping. Although actual sales figures attributed to this direct mode of…


The Internet and the banks’ strategic distribution channel decisions

Niels Peter Mols

Bank customers are divided into an Internet banking segment and a branch banking segment and it is argued the former is growing and the latter is declining. This development is…


Intranet document management systems

H. Joseph Wen, David C. Yen, Binshan Lin

Intranets use Internet technology to construct private, corporate webs. They take advantage of available TCP/IP Internet development tools to bring a variety of server‐based…


Cognitive maps, AI agents and personalized virtual environments in Internet learning experiences

R. William Maule

This paper develops frameworks to help Internet media designers address end‐user information presentation preferences by advancing structures for assessing metadata design…

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