Thematic issue on e-book research

T.D. Wilson
The e-book phenomenon: a disruptive technology
Zoran Velagić
The discourse on printed and electronic books: analogies, oppositions, and perspectives
Annika Bergström and Lars Höglund
A national survey of early adopters of e-book reading in Sweden
Elena Maceviciute, Martin Borg, Ramune Kuzminiene and Katie Konrad
The acquisition of e-books in the libraries of Swedish higher education institutions
Anabel Quan-Haase, Kim Martin and Kathleen Schreurs
Not all on the same page: e-book adoption and technology exploration by seniors
Hazel C. Engelsmann, Elke Greifeneder, Nikoline D. Lauridsen and Anja G. Nielsen
Validation of the visitor and resident framework in an e-book setting
Ji Hei Kang and Nancy Everhart
Digital textbooks: school librarians' stages of concerns in initial implementation
Adam Girard
Reader’s block: a systematic review of barriers to adoption, access and use in e-book user studies

Regular papers

Pere Masip
Impact of assessment criteria on publication behaviour. The case of communication research in Spain
Pamela J. McKenzie, Elisabeth Davies and Sherilyn Williams
Information creation and the ideological code of managerialism in the work of keeping track
M. Asim Qayyum and Kirsty Williamson
The online information experiences of news-seeking young adults
M. Asim Qayyum, Kim M. Thompson, Mary Anne Kennan and Annemaree Lloyd
The provision and sharing of information between service providers and settling refugees
Patricia M. Alexander and Emile Silvis
Towards extending actor-network theory with a graphical syntax for information systems research
Diane H. Sonnenwald, Hanna Maurin Söderholm, Gregory F. Welch, Bruce A. Cairns, James E. Manning and Henry Fuchs
Illuminating collaboration in emergency health care situations: paramedic-physician collaboration and 3D telepresence technology

ball Resúmenes en Español


ball  Calhoun, Karen. Exploring digital libraries: foundations, practice, prospects. London: Facet Publishing, 2014.
ball  Cox, Howard & Mowatt, Simon. Revolutions from Grub Street: a history of magazine publishing in Britain. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
ball  Glushko, Robert J. (Ed.). The discipline of organizing. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2014.
ball  Gowers, Sir Ernest. Plain words: a guide to the use of English London: Particular Books, 2014.
ball   Grant, M. J., Sen, B., & Spring, H. (Eds.). Research, evaluation and audit: key steps in demonstrating your value. London: Facet publishing, 2013.
ball  Rayward, W. Boyd, (Ed.). Information beyond borders: international cultural and intellectual excange in the Belle Époque Farnham, UK: Ashgate, 2014.
ball  Singer, P.W. & Friedman, A. Cybersecurity and cyberwar: what everyone needs to know Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
ball  van Dijck, José The culture of connectivity: a critical history of social media. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Now available

Theory in information behaviour research, edited by T.D. Wilson, is now available as an e-book, price $9.99, from Smashwords, Barnes and Noble, FNAC, Diesel e-Book Store, Versent Books, Flipkart (India), and the Apple iBookstore - accessed through the iBooks app. Read the review.

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Conference announcements

LIBER 43rd Annual Conference, Riga, Latvia, 2nd to 5th July, 2014
ISIC: The Information Behaviour Conference, Leeds, U.K., 2-5 September, 2014

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