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Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
Workshop 3a: #WithRefugees - Workshop on Field and Design Methods for Supporting Refugees through Library Services and Other Social and Policy Innovations, Part 1 of 2
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Karen Fisher, University of Washington



Stand #WithRefugees: Workshop on Fieldwork and Design Methods for Forced Migration

Karen Fisher, Volker Wulf, Gunilla Widén, Jamie Johnston, Katya Yefimova, Serap Kurbanoglu

Workshop 3b: #WithRefugees - Workshop on Field and Design Methods for Supporting Refugees through Library Services and Other Social and Policy Innovations, Part 1 of 2
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Karen Fisher, University of Washington


Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
Completed Papers 3: Information Behaviors in the Social Context
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Dan Wu, Wuhan University

Identifying Users’ Gender via Social Representations

Tieyun Qian1, Peisong Zhu1, Xuhui Li2, Dewang Sun2

1: State Key Laborotary of Software Engineering, Wuhan Universiy, China; 2: School of Infomation Management, Wuhan Universiy, China

User behavior in the Twittersphere: Content analysis of tweets on Charlie Hebdo

Aylin Ilhan, Kaja J. Fietkiewicz

Heinrich Heine University, Germany

Rethinking Information Behavior in the Context of Universal Design

Wondwossen Mulualem Beyene, Katriina Byström

Oslo and Akershus University of Applied Sciences, Norway

Preliminary Papers 1: Social Media and Informatics
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Jorge Martins, University of Sheffield

Welcome New Americans! Investigating the role of hyper-local online communities in integration of immigrants

Rosta Farzan1, Grace Ahmed2, Yvette Espinoza3, Marissa Villarreal4, Natalie Euley5

1: University of Pittsburgh, United States of America; 2: University of Vermont; 3: California State University, Fresno; 4: University of Alabama in Huntsville; 5: University of Houston

RepoHunter: Supporting Curation Repositories on GitHub

Yu Wu1, Na Wang2, John Carroll1

1: Penn State Univeristy, United States of America; 2: Samsung Research America

Internal/External Information Access and Information Diffusion in Social Media

TIAN XIA1, Xing Yu2, Zheng Gao3, Yijun Gu4, Xiaozhong Liu3

1: Renmin University of China, China, People's Republic of; 2: Indiana University Indianapolis; 3: Indiana University Bloomington; 4: People’s Public Security University of China

A Preliminary Analysis on Student Postings on Facebook and Blogs in an Internship Course in Information Management

Christy W. L. Cheong1, Xiao Hu2, Samuel K. W. Chu2, Nicole Ng2

1: Macao Polytechnic Institute; 2: Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong

Preliminary Papers 3: Investigations into Information Behaviors
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Toine Bogers, Aalborg University Copenhagen

Predictive factors of information seeking behavior of smartphone users from different generations

Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Maya Blau

Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Mobile News Information Behavior of Undergraduate and Graduate Students in the U.S.: An Exploratory Study

Rong Tang, Kyong Eun Oh

Simmons College, United States of America

Towards Better Understanding of APP Transitions in Mobile Search

Dan Wu, Shaobo Liang, Yuan Tang

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Exploring collaborative information search behavior of mobile social media users in trip planning

Jannatul Fardous1, Jia Tina Du1, Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo1,2, Songshan {Sam} Huang1, Preben Hansen3

1: University of South Australia, Australia; 2: The University of Texas, San Antonio, USA; 3: Stockholm University, Sweden

Date: Friday, 24/Mar/2017
Completed Papers 8: Information Policy, Scholarly Communication
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Joseph T. Tennis, University of Washington

Open Access Advocacy through Gamification: A Case Study of the “Open Robarts” Alternate Reality Game

Alissa Centivany

Western University, Canada

Is Google Scholar useful for the evaluation of non-English scientific journals? The case of Chinese journals

Yang Zhang, Huilian Lun, Zhejun Yang

Sun Yat-sen University, China

Verifiability of Internet Citations in Clinical Medicine Journals in China -- Based on the Analysis of Accessibility

Ruihan Zhao1, Ping Wang1, Jianxun Zeng2, Yi Chen1, Chuanfu Chen1

1: School of Information Management, Wuhan University, 16 Luojia Hill Road, Wuhan, Hubei, PR China; 2: Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China, No.15 Fuxing Road, Beijing, PR China

SIE #5: Characterize iSchool Research Territory via Scholarly Data
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Xiaozhong Liu, indiana university bloomington

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SIE: Characterize iSchool Research Territory via Scholarly Data

Xiaozhong Liu, Wei Lu, Ying Ding

Preliminary Papers 7: LIS and Information Services
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Marianne Martens, Kent State University

Information Studies in Two Cultures: A Review of iSchool Curricula in China and US

Stacy T Kowalczyk, Yijun Gao

Dominican University, United States of America

The Role of Thesis in Building Information Professionals: comparing among iSchools

Sherry L. Xie1, Wenhong Zhou2, Guanyan Fan1

1: Renmin University of China, China, People's Republic of; 2: University of Sichuan

“If You Can’t See Go and Start the Weekend”: Towards the Provision of Information Resources to Students with Visual Impairments in Tanzanian Academic Libraries

Rebecca Mgunda Majinge

University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

The experience of the learning atmosphere in the learning commons

Andrew M. Cox

The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Preliminary Papers 9: Knowledge Creation, Qualitative Methods
Location: Hanyang Hall
Chair: Gary Burnett, Florida State University

Is the iConference the same prestige conference as the ASIS&T Annual Meeting?

Fei Shu1, Wei Quan2

1: McGill University, Canada; 2: Wuhan University, China

“They Should Be Convenient and Strong”: Password Perceptions and Practices of Visually Impaired Users

Jordan Hayes, Bryan Dosono, Yang Wang

Syracuse University, United States of America

A visual ethnographic exploration of knowledge creation in the context of Indigenous Elders: A dialogic inquiry

Jelina Haines, Jia Tina Du, Gus Geursen, Jing Gao, Ellen Trevorrow

University of South Australia, Australia

Apples vs oranges or two fruits? Level of detail in literature reviews

Elke Greifeneder, Kirsten Schlebbe

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany

Date: Saturday, 25/Mar/2017
Chinese Papers 3: Data Curation & Service
Location: Hanyang Hall

Roles in Enterprise R&D Data Curation from perspective of Data Governance

Zhenjia Fan, Xiu Zhang

Nankai University, China, People's Republic of

Exploring The Value System on Open Government Data in China

Ruhua Huang1, Baiyang Li2, Lihong Zhou3, Xinyuan Zhang4

1: Information Resource Research Center of Wuhan University; 2: School of Information Management; 3: School of Information Management; 4: School of Information Management

Research Progress on Institutional Research Data Repository Abroad

Li Si1, Yueliang Zeng2

1: Research Center of Information Resource, Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of; 2: School of Information Management, Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Research on Two Key Issues of China's Big Data Exchange——Ownership and Pricing

Tao Tang

Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, China

Research on Digital Curation education based on DCERC model

Zhiqing Deng, Ping Wang

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Chinese Papers 7: Data Mining & Analysis
Location: Hanyang Hall

Predicting missing links in co-authorship networks: a clustering perspective

Bin Zhang1, Yating Li2

1: Center of Traditional Chinese Cultural Studies, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China; 2: Center for the Studies of Information Resources, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

Latent Topic Model based Review Opinion Clustering and Measurement

Hui Nie

Sun Yat-sen University, China, People's Republic of

Phishing websites identification with URL abnormal features and online evaluation data

Zhongyi Hu, Chaoqun Wang

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

The development of key technology for the data extraction in scientific evaluation based on multi-objective optimization programming ideas

Junping Qiu, Lei Han

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Multi-scale and Cross-scale Analysis on Collaboration Network

Ping Liu, Yanan Li

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

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