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Volume 8 No 4 July, 2003


Papers from the Department of Information and Communications, Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K.

Guest Editorial

Peter Brophy
Synchronised Object Retrieval: the enhancement of information retrieval performance in multimedia environments using synchronisation protocols

F.C.Johnson, J.R. Griffiths and R.J. Hartley
Task dimensions of user evaluations of information retrieval systems

Jillian R. Griffiths
Evaluation of the JISC Information Environment: student perceptions of services

Margaret Markland
Embedding online information resources in Virtual Learning Environments: some implications for lecturers and librarians of the move towards delivering teaching in the online environment

Jenny Craven
Access to electronic resources by visually impaired people

Sirje Virkus
Information literacy in Europe: a literature review

Other refereed papers

Mariângela Spotti Lopes Fujita, Maria Isabel Asperti Nardi and Silvana Aparecida Fagundes
Observing documentary reading by verbal protocol

Resúmenes en Español

Watch this: corralling wild bits — one of a series of occasional columns by Terrence A. Brooks of the Information School, University of Washington, USA.


ball  Choo, C.W. Information management for the intelligent organization: the art of scanning the environment. 3rd ed. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc., 2002.

ball  Cronin, B., ed. Annual review of information science and technology. Volume 36. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc., 2002

ball  Gubrium, Jaber F. and Holstein, James A., eds. Handbook of interview research: context & method. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2002.

ball  International encyclopedia of information and library science. (2nd ed.), edited by John Feather and Paul Sturges. London: Routledge, 2003.

ball  Knowledge management and beyond? Review of: Ackerman, M., et al. Sharing expertise: beyond knowledge management. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003. and Bontis, N., ed. World Congress on Intellectual Capital readings. Boston, MA: Butterworth Heinemann, 2002.

ball  Silverman, Marc B., ed. Teamwork and collaboration in libraries: tools for theory and practice. New York, NY: Haworth, 2001.

ball  Su, Di. ed. Evolution in reference and information services: the impact of the Internet. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2002.

ball  Warner M. and Joynt P. eds. Managing across cultures: issues and perspectives. 2nd ed. London: Thomson learning, 2002

ball  Wilson T.D. and Barrulas M.J. eds. The new review of information behaviour research: studies of information seeking in context. ISIC IV, The fourth international conference on research in information needs, seeking and use in different contexts, Lisbon, 2002. London: Taylor Graham, 2002.

What's in the open access e-journals?

Conference announcements

ball A message to Conference organizers.

Conference announcement: Toward a user-centred approach to digital libraries, Espoo, Finland, 8-9 September 2003

Canadian Association for Information Science 2004 Annual Conference, June 3-5. Access to information: technologies, skills, and socio-political context

ISIC (Information Seeking in Context) 2004, Dublin, Ireland, 1-3 September 2004

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