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Volume 10 No 2 January, 2005



Papers presented at ISIC 2004: the 5th Information Seeking in Context Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 1-3 September, 2004

Keynote address: Carol Kuhlthau
Towards collaboration between information seeking research and information retrieval

Allen Foster
A non-linear model of information seeking behaviour

Lynne McKechnie, George Goodall, D. Lajoie-Paquette and Heidi Julien
How human information behaviour researchers use each other's work: a basic citation analysis study.

Michael Olsson
Meaning and authority: the social construction of an 'author' among information behaviour researchers

Åse Hedemark, Jenny Hedman and Olof Sundin
Speaking of users: on user discourses in the field of public libraries

Karen Fisher, Charles Naumer, Joan Durrance, Lynn Stromski and Torbern Christiansen
Something old, something new: preliminary findings from an exploratory study about people's information habits and information grounds

Christina Courtright
Health information-seeking among Latino newcomers: an exploratory study

Hester Meyer
The nature of information and its effective use in rural development

Maureen L. Mackenzie
Managers look to the social network to seek information

Konstantina Martzoukou
A review of Web information seeking research: considerations of method and foci of interest

Xiangmin Zhang, Hermina G.B. Anghelescu and Xiaojun Yuan
Domain knowledge, search behaviour, and search effectiveness of engineering and science students: an exploratory study

Eeva-Liisa Eskola
Information literacy of medical students studying in the problem-based and traditional curriculum

David Allen
Spreading the load: mobile information and communications technologies and their effect on information overload

Theresa Anderson
Relevance as process: judgements in the context of scholarly research

Claire R. McInerney and Nora J. Bird
Assessing Website quality in context: retrieving information about genetically modified food on the Web

ball  Resúmenes en Español

Watch this: help for sick pages — one of a series of occasional columns by Terrence A. Brooks of the Information School, University of Washington, USA.


ball  Andrews, Judith and Law, Derek. (Eds.), Digital libraries: policy, planning and practice. Aldershot, Hants: Ashgate, 2004.

ball  Antoniou, G. and van Harmelen, F. A semantic Web primer. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2004.

ball  Carr, Margaret Metcalf. Super searchers on competitive intelligence. The online and offline secrets of top CI researchers. Medford, NJ: CyberAge Books, Information Today Inc., 2003.

ball  Eriksson-Backa, Kristina. In sickness and in health: how information and knowledge are related to health behaviour. Åbo (Turku), Finland: Åbo Akademi University Press, 2003.

ball  Feenberg, Andrew and Barney, Darin, (Eds.), Community in the digital age - philosophy and practice. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. 2004.

ball  Galla, Preston. Windows XP Hacks: 100 industrial strength tips and tools. Sebastopol, CA:O'Reilly, 2003.

ball  Hertzfeld, Andy Revolution in the Valley: the insanely great story of how the Mac was made. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2004.

ball  Iverson, Will. Real world Web services.Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2004

ball  Koenig, Michael E.D. and Srikantaiah, T. Kanti (Eds.) Knowledge management lessons learned: what works and what doesn't. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc., 2004.

ball  Rayward, W. Boyd (Ed.), Aware and responsible: Papers of the Nordic-International Colloquium on Social and Cultural Awareness and Responsibility in Library, Information and Documentation Studies (SCARLID). Oxford: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2004.

ball  Schmitt, Christopher. CSS cookbook. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2004.

ball  Spink, Amanda and Jansen, Bernard J. Web search: public searching of the Web. Dordrecht, the Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004.

ball  Steward, Sid PDF hacks: 100 industrial-strength tips & tools. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2004.

ball  Taniar, David & Rahayu, Johanna Wenny (Eds.), Web information systems Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing, 2004

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