Student Publications and Research - Library and Information Science
This collection contains publications, conference papers and posters, and other research and scholarship of School of Information Sciences' PhD and master's students.
(2017-03)This poster was presented at the annual Association of College and Research Libraries conference in 2017 in Baltimore, MD. Supplementary electronic handout was available for download from the conference website. Digitization ...
The historian - A special user of computational and digital tools? Disintermediation and the discipline-based technological expertise (2017)This poster seeks to harmonize two distinctive paths: computational methods in historical research and the traditional historical craft. I show how the latter manifested itself across time and how it evolved in the current ...
(2016)How many times has a library patron apologized for asking a question or seemed too shy to walk up to the reference desk? Both public and academic librarians would say one too many. Too often does a patron’s question go ...
(2016)CollectiveAccess is a collaborative born software project developed by Whirl-i-Gig, a New York-based development team. The program is a robust and flexible cataloging platform that is a highly customizable, open-source, ...
(2016-06-23)We present several measures and methods for quantifying conceptual novelty of an article in the biomedical literature corpus using a collection of 22 million MEDLINE articles. Our results show the prevalence of combinatorial ...