Browse iConference 2017 Papers by Series/Report "iConference 2017 Proceedings Vol. 2"

  • Organisciak, Peter; Capitanu, Boris; Underwood, Ted; Downie, J. Stephen (iSchools, 2017)
    Consortial collections have led to unprecedented scales of digitized corpora, but the insights that they enable are hampered by the complexities of access, particularly to in-copyright or orphan works. Pursuing a principle ...

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  • Bogers, Toine; Petras, Vivien (iSchools, 2017)
    Book search for information needs that go beyond standard bibliographic data is far from a solved problem. Such complex information needs often cover a combination of different aspects, such as specific genres or plot ...

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  • Dong, Hang (iSchools, 2017)
    With the emergence of non-English Linked Datasets, discrepancy in language has become a major obstacle for cross-lingual access of resources in the Semantic Web. To prevent non-English monolingual Linked Datasets to form ...

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  • Qian, Tieyun; Zhu, Peisong; Li, Xuhui; Sun, Dewang (iSchools, 2017)
    Gender prediction has evoked great research interests due to its potential applications like targeted advertisement and personalized search. Most of existing studies rely on the content texts. However, the text information ...

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  • Zeng, Li; Almquist, Zack W.; Spiro, Emma S. (iSchools, 2017)
    Increasing attention has been paid to promoting certain healthy habits through social interaction in online communities. At the intersection of social media and activity tracking applications, these platforms capture ...

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  • Kim, Min-Joon; Na, Nuri; Lee, Joong-Seek (iSchools, 2017)
    Traditionally, middlemen had a large role in physical markets, serving as intermediaries by evaluating and distributing products. However, the rise of online markets and intermediaries have diminished their roles. This ...

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  • Li, Xuhui; Sun, Dewang; Liu, Mengchi; Qian, Tieyun; Ma, Feicheng (iSchools, 2017)
    Semantic information comes from the things being recognized and understood gradually, and thus it is often in evolution during the modeling process. Existing semantic models usually describe the objects and the relationships ...

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  • Albadri, N.; Dekeyser, Stijn; Watson, Richard (iSchools, 2017)
    File systems (FS) are an essential part of operating systems in that they are responsible for storing and organising files and then retrieving those when needed. Because of the high capacity of modern storage devices and ...

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