Browse Faculty and Staff Research and Scholarship - Library and Information Science by Title

  • Schatz, Bruce; Mischo, William H.; Cole, Timothy W.; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Harum, Susan; Johnson, Eric; Neumann, Laura J.; Chen, Hsinchun; Ng, Dorbin (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1999-02)
    The Illinois Digital Library Project has developed an infrastructure for federated repositories. The deployed testbed indexes articles from many scientific journals and publishers in a production stream that can be searched ...

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  • Schatz, Bruce; Mischo, William H.; Cole, Timothy W.; Hardin, Joseph B.; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Chen, Hsinchun (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1996-05)

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (2010-10-29)
    Much of current work in information science focuses on collaboration, in areas such as data standards, commons-based peer production, social networks, distributed knowledge creation, community and social informatics, ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (2006-06)
    Finding information, especially accurate, timely, and relevant information, is increasingly important in nearly all human endeavors. Accordingly, numerous studies have examined the processes information seekers employ, as ...

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  • Cole, Timothy W.; Jackson, Amy S.; Palmer, Carole L.; Shreeves, Sarah L.; Twidale, Michael B.; Zavalina, Oksana L. (2006-10)
    This white paper details our findings to date relevant to the Framework of Guidance for Building Good Digital Collections. We provide sixteen recommendations to NISO suggesting potential ways to improve the impact and/or ...

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  • La Barre, Kathryn A.; Tilley, Carol L. (2010-02-15)
    OCLC/ALISE LISRG Program - Grant report Project overview/research questions: Through the project Folktales and Facets, we propose to enhance access to folktales—in written and audiovisual formats—through the systematic ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (Lawrence Erlbaum, 1996)
    This book by Ruth Garner and Mark Gillingham does not promise any grand evolutionary tale, but only to “tell half a dozen stories...about teachers and students who... are able to move ideas...across time, space, and culture.”

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Bishop, Ann Peterson (2001-08-04)
    If we conceive literacy practices as a set of activities around texts, including understanding and composing, but also the whole complex of social relations and actions related to making and communicating meaning, then ...

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  • Comstock, Sharon; Harnisch, Delwyn; Bruce, Bertram C.; Mehra, Bharat (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2002-06)
    This paper analyzes the uses of the Inquiry Page (www.inquiry.uiuc.edu) in the National Science Foundation GK-12 Fellowship Program*, where scientist-fellows and K-12 teachers partner to integrate the use of computer-based ...

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  • Palmer, Carole; Weber, Nicholas M.; Renear, Allen; Muñoz, Trevor (Archives Journal, 2013)
    Increased interest in large-scale, publicly accessible data collections has made data curation critical to the management, preservation, and improvement of research data in the social and natural sciences, as well as the ...

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  • Bhattacharyya, Sayan; Organisciak, Peter; Downie, J. Stephen (Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, 2015-03)
    While the idea of distant reading does not rule out the possibility of close reading of the individual components of the corpus of digitized text that is being distant-read, this ceases to be the case when parts of the ...

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  • Wheeler, Bruce C.; Magin, Richard; Osborne, Margery; Bruce, Bertram C. (American Society for Engineering Education, 1996-06)
    A new bioengineering course, Introduction to Bioengineering: Focus on Medical Imaging, has been designed for non-majors as well as freshman engineers and biologists at the University of Illinois. The course is taught from ...

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  • Smith, Linda C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1988)
    The title of this paper is a reminder that, although the name of the Clinic has remained the same for the past 25 years, the goals and means for the application of automation to public services have evolved. Although ...

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  • Henderson, William T.; Henderson, Kathryn Luther (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1988)
    In this presentation, the proceedings of the twenty-four preceding Clinics on Library Applications of Data Processing will be summarized to give a flavor of the issues and themes relating to technical services functions which ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (Editura Fundației pentru Studii Europene (European Studies Foundation Publishing House), 2008)
    Discusses community inquiry theory in relation to the work of Jane Addams, et al. at Hull House, and contemporary work at the Paseo Boricua community in Chicago.

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  • Levin, James A.; Burbules, Nicholas C.; Bruce, Bertram C. (Symposium Journals, 2005)
    Within the existing system of education, student work rarely has any value beyond the particular course that it is created for. The work is graded and then usually discarded. The authors describe in this article a way that ...

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  • Jackson, Larry S. (2010-05-11)
    Provisions for collecting or archiving digital documents can be informed by knowledge of the genres of documents likely to be encountered. Although different aspects of collecting and curation may classify documents into ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (DUGiMedia, Universitat de Girona, 2008-06-03)
    Learning is always student-centred, in the sense that it must build upon the student's prior experiences, expectations, and needs. But our universities have clung to the practice of one-way knowledge transfer, which has ...

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  • Tonfoni, Graziella; Bruce, Bertram C. (1984)
    This paper deals with the problem of coherence in explanatory texts. The model which has been presented gives a set of evaluation criteria in order to establish the level of coherence which has been reached by a certain ...

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C.; Irish, Sharon; Nixon, Carie; Petzing, Kim; Robinson, Walt (2003-10)
    Living on the Prairie has become a community of teachers and students who use the Worldwide Web to share ideas about the natural and cultural history of central Illinois. The Inquiry Page provides a ...

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