2016 Information Seeking, Consumption and Use Survey – North America and Europe

« In the workplace, content-sharing is essential for collaboration and is a driving force in guiding the R&D process. Over the past six years, Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), a leading provider of content workflow and licensing solutions, and its subsidiary RightsDirect have engaged research and advisory firm, Outsell, Inc., to identify important trends in how information is consumed, used and shared in today’s workplace.

The 2016 survey revealed that business professionals share information an average of 5.5 times per week with nine people and 36% of that information is published by third-parties such as scientific journals, news sources, and other publications. (…) »

source > rightsdirect.com, 2016