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

  • Haythornthwaite, Caroline A. (2010-05-10)
    This presentation is the 6th (and last) in a series of public lectures given in London, England as part of the Leverhulme Trust Lecture Series on the topic of Learning Networks. The presentation describes Ubiquitous Learning, ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (University of Illinois Press, 2009)
    Ubiquitous learning implies a vision of learning which is connected across all the stages on which we play out our lives. Learning occurs not just in classrooms, but in the home, the workplace, the playground, the library, ...

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  • Rayward, W. Boyd, 1939- (VINITI for the International Federation for Documentation, 1975)
    A biographical study of the life and work of Paul Otlet (1868-1944) focusing on his work for documentation and the creation of a range of international organizations.

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Bruce, Susan; Conrad, Rebecca L.; Huang, Hui-Ju (Wiley Periodicals, Inc., 1997-01)
    Project SEARCH (Science Education and Research for CHildren) is an outreach program designed to teach science and to foster positive attitudes toward science. Through the project, university science students bring ...

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  • Barton, Karen; Wolske, Martin; Spencer, Joel (2013-02-28)
    The Urbana Free Library is a hub for community engagement. It is a place where K-12 schools, community organizations, and University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) departments, centers, and student organizations ...

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  • Twidale, Michael B.; Urban, Richard J. (2006-03-21)
    A report on the usability testing of the IMLS DCC collection registry web interface.

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C. (2002)
    Digital library usability research often does little to develop the capacity of users or improve social outcomes associated with use. These research consequences, however, are important when users represent marginalized ...

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  • Smith, Linda C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1986)
    This paper considers the clinic theme, "What Is User Friendly?" from a scientific and technical perspective. As Burch has observed in the introduction to a bibliography on computer ergonomics and user friendly design, the ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (1986)
    Commentary on VP2: The role of user modelling in correcting errors in second language learning by Ethel Schuster.

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  • Singh, Vandana; Twidale, Michael B.; Nichols, David M. (IEEE, 2009-01)
    A study was conducted across multiple open source software online technical help communities. This paper presents the types of discussions that occur, the types of questions that are given. The implications for ...

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  • Beach, Richard; Bruce, Bertram C. (Peter Lang, 2002)
    How do adolescents use digital media as tools in ways that go beyond simply extracting information or playing games to engaging in the literacy practices involved in critical inquiry activities?

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Reynolds, Abigail (2008-05-20)
    The future of education requires recognition of a technology-based economy & society, equity in education, and engagement in integrative learning.

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  • Benson, Alexis; Bruce, Bertram C. (Taylor and Francis Group, 2001)
    Inquiry-based learning strives to make learning more meaningful to the learner, however many classrooms provide little evidence of student inquiry. One reason for this is the lack of support for teachers interested in ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Bishop, Ann Peterson (Crane, 2001)
    Peirce's idea (1868) of a community of inquiry is more relevant today than notions of an invariant curriculum or conventional modes of instruction. In order to foster such a community, we have employed web-based communication ...

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  • Budhathoki, Nama R.; Bruce, Bertram C. (2010-01-14)
    Presentation on collaboration in digital spaces at ALISE, 2010.

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Lin, Ching-Chiu (Symposium Journals, a division of wwwords Ltd, PO Box 204, Didcot, Oxford OX11 9ZQ, United Kingdom, www.symposium-journals.co.uk, 2009)
    A youth community informatics (YCI) research project intersected an inquiry learning model with the making of audiovisual podcasts to foster personal growth and community engagement in a group of Mexican American youth ...

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  • Floyd, Ingbert R.; Jones, M. Cameron; Rathi, Dinesh; Twidale, Michael B. (IEEE, 2007-01)
    The recent emergence of web mash-ups and open source software is driving the development of new practices in software and systems development. In this paper we explore novel practices of user-driven innovation through an ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (2006-05-03)
    How the university needs to become more self aware in order to participate better with the communities around it.

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  • Floyd, Ingbert R.; Renear, Allen H. (The American Society for Information Science & Technology, 2007-10)
    IFLA’s Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) is a model of the bibliographic universe. Although initially its application to the digital world appears to be straightforward, upon closer examination puzzles ...

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  • Unsworth, John (Paderborn, 2002)
    Humanities computing is a practice of representation, a form of modeling or, as Wallace Stevens has it, mimicry. It is also (as Davis and his co-authors put it) a way of reasoning and a set of ontological commitments, and ...

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