The Influence of Enneagram Personality Styles on Information Seeking Behaviors of Undergraduate Students of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies
에니어그램 성격 유형이 인문사회과학 대학생들의 정보추구행태에 미치는 영향 연구

Hyun-Hee Kim, Yoo-Ri Jang
2014 Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science  
This study aims to investigate the influence of personality styles on information seeking behaviors of undergraduate students. To this end, first, Korean Enneagram Personality Training Indicator (KEPTI) tool was used to measure Enneagram personality styles. Next, to measure information seeking activities, 200 of undergraduate students were recruited, and a questionnaire with 13 questions was designed. The questions included information usage motivation, how to collect and search scholarly
more » ... rch scholarly information, challenges faced in the search process, level of satisfaction, and the use of SNS (Social Network Service). This research concluded that personality traits affected information seeking behavior and Enneagram types of each center of energy consistently did not show similar information seeking behavior.
doi:10.4275/kslis.2014.48.3.237 fatcat:wr4e7l3asvdmfnvmgf6kndm2hu