Browse Faculty and Staff Research - University Library by Author "Hahn, James F."

  • Avery, Susan; Hahn, James F.; Zilic, Melissa (Taylor & Francis, 2008-10-11)
    Given the many changes in our students and their study and research practices, libraries are finding it necessary to seek new ways to reach these students. The Undergraduate Library at the University of Illinois at ...

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  • Jin, Qiang; Hahn, James F.; Croll, Gretchen (American Library Association, 2016-10)
    With support from an internal innovation grant of the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, researchers transformed and enriched nearly 300,000 e-book records in their library catalog from Machine-Readable ...

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  • Hahn, James F.; Morales, Alaina (2011-04)
    Presentation on the research and development of experimental mobile applications. Software developed includes a collections-based wayfinding application for Android phones; this resource locates the mobile device in the ...

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  • Hahn, James F.; Zitron, Lizz (2011-09)
    First-year undergraduate students frequently encounter navigation problems in locating known items in the library. This study follows students through the library collection after they have a call number in order to uncover ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2016-03-10)
    With beacon technology, real-time turn-by-turn directions and real-time recommendations in the print collection can be provided to a user’s mobile device. With the infrastructure and research trajectory developed for an ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (Emerald, 2010)
    The purpose of this paper is to present the results of a usability study which inquired into undergraduate student information seeking with Wikipedia on the iPod touch. Students characterize the overall nature of information ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2014-06-30)
    An overview of the Technology Prototyping Services at the University of Illinois. The service creates efficiencies in library services (e.g. chat software, data visualization web content, mobile app modules) and helps unit ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (Emerald, 2011-11)
    This project suggests a model for location-based recommendation services that enables greater access to print and electronic resources. Includes a synthesis of previous work in basic and applied collections-based wayfinding ...

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  • Hahn, James F.; Morales, Alaina (2011-06)
    Many mobile map-based guidance systems heavily feature architecturally designed CAD maps for building guidance. While this is a logical first step, it would also seem to be only a starting place and not the preferred interface ...

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  • Hahn, James F.; Twidale, Michael B.; Gutierrez, Alejandro; Farivar, Reza (Routledge, 2011)
    Navigation within the physical library building can be supported with mobile computing technology; specifically, a path suggestion software application on a patron’s mobile device can direct her to the location of the ...

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  • Rangin, Hadi; Hahn, James F. (2011-11-17)
    Mobile technologies can provide unprecedented benefits to persons with disabilities-- they can increase productivity at work and/or school, improve safety, reduce isolation, provide text messaging, text-to-speech and voice ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (Emerald, 2008-08)
    Literature review is culled from distance learning, medical informatics and medical librarianship, internet social studies, and human computer interaction research. Much of the research reviewed focuses on recently released ...

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  • Hahn, James F.; Ryckman, Nathaniel (Code4Lib, 2012-10-03)
    This article describes the development of the Minrva library app for Android phones. The decisions to build a native application with Java and use a modular design are discussed. The application includes five modules: ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (Emerald, 2009)
    Three second-year undergraduate students took part in this semester long study. They are loaned iPods with a Wikipedia copy to use as desired. Usability data are drawn from search logs recording titles of the articles ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2016-01-09)
    With support from an internal innovation grant of the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, researchers transformed and enriched nearly 300,000 e-book records in their library catalog from Machine-Readable ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2010-06)
    Presents the use of the PhoneGap framework for moving web-based iPhone applications from Dashcode to the native iPhone developer environment, Xcode. This will be of interest to librarians who want to provision library ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2011-01)
    A presentation on the results of a rapid ethnographic research study taking place on the University of Illinois campus bus line November 2010.

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  • Hahn, James F.; Morales, Alaina (Elsevier, 2011-09)
    This research presents the results of a project that investigated how students use a library developed mobile app to locate books in the library. The study employed a methodology of formative evaluation so that the development ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (2011-05)
    To understand the use and user context of mobile computing a researcher from the Undergraduate Library observed and surveyed student usage of a library owned iPad while riding a campus bus. The researcher interviewed ...

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  • Hahn, James F. (Library Hi Tech, 2011-11)
    The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of the implementation process one academic library used to create a loanable technology program to address student needs for multiple technologies that support and ...

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