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(Prairie Research Institute, 2013-04-19)
(2012-07-09)An annotated bibliography of resources in research and evaluation of technology use in higher education and learning.
(2012-09-17)In this analysis, seven years of sponsored research projects at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana–Champaign were assessed with the aim of understanding the research trends and themes over that period. The ...
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(2008-02-28)Within information schools, multidisciplinarity has most typically meant the extension of “information science” to include social science, and the use of qualitative as well as quantitative research methods. The ultimate ...
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(2008-02-13)As a research institution, one of the goals of the University of Illinois is to teach its undergraduates the skills needed to succeed in their own research both in and beyond. Through the pilot research I conducted, I’ve ...
(2015-06)This poster captures my experience working with the Culture and Family Life Lab to develop and propose a modern form of enculturation- remote enculturation defined by learning aspects of ones heritage culture via indirect ...
(2010-02-03)Gaming is a rapidly growing new medium with sales surpassing box office and music revenues. Gaming provides a method of interacting with information in ways that static, non-participatory information containers cannot ...
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(2008-02-28)Although long under-emphasized in information research and education, information studies (IS) has an increasing interest in the “Other.” By Others we refer to those groups that are subordinated or excluded from dominant ...
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(2012-12)This study explores a framework for critical analysis in research and practice within LIS to better understand questions, circumstances, location, and positioning of researchers. Its focus is the area of Information and ...
Let’s get Wild: Building a National Research and Service Agenda for Community Technologies and Networking (2008-02-28)Community technology programs often lack the funding and technical assistance needed to sustain successful programs, let alone improve and expand their services. In the United States, these programs are training low-income ...
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(2010-02-03)This roundtable discussion proposal supports the IMPACT theme of the conference as well as the conference area of interest in “Information behavior: theoretical, empirical and methodological advances in everyday life ...
(Prairie Research Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012-09-20)Agenda and abstracts of talks and posters presented at the Prairie Lightning Mini-Symposium, held September 20, 2012, Urbana, IL. Eleven fast-paced “lightning” talks and over 50 posters showcase the diverse work of the ...
(iSchools, 2014-03-01)This workshop will provide a unique opportunity to consider how making and fixing, practices which frequently take place during the course of academic research, can provide unique, different and insightful research ...
(2007)The project will develop and assess role-play scenarios to teach central topics in the responsible conduct of research to graduate students in science and engineering. Together the scenarios will cover plagiarism, authorship, ...
(2010-02-03)In this paper, we argue that the discipline of service science, in search of an academic home, is ideally situated within an iSchool curriculum and research community. We describe the features and expectations of the ...
Training, Integration, and Identity: A Roundtable Discussion of Undergraduate and Professional Master's Programs in iSchools (2008-02-28)Professional students, whether undergraduates or masters’ students, represent a significant portion of the iSchool community. How do iSchools effectively educate those students while continuing to develop successful ...