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Volume 12 No 4 October, 2007

ballSpecial supplement: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science—"Featuring the Future"


Marcia J. Bates
Invited paper: What is browsing—really? A model drawing from behavioural science research

Judit Bar-Ilan
The use of Weblogs (blogs) by librarians and libraries to disseminate information

Sheila Corrall
Benchmarking strategic engagement with information literacy in higher education: towards a working model.

J. Carlos Fernández-Molina y José Augusto Chaves Guimarães
Las nuevas leyes de derecho de autor: ¿adecuadas para la preservación digital?

Chun-Yao Huang, Yung-Cheng Shen, I-Ping Chiang and Chen-Shun Lin
Concentration of Web users' online information behaviour

Kyunghye Kim, Mia Liza A. Lustria, Darrell Burke and Nahyun Kwon
Predictors of cancer information overload: findings from a national survey

Susana Romanos de Tiratel y Graciela M. Giunti
Las revistas argentinas de Ciencias Antropológicas: visibilidad en bases de datos internacionales

B. A. Sen & R. Taylor
Determining the information needs of small and medium-sized enterprises: a critical success factor analysis.

Mike Thelwall, Aidan Byrne and Melissa Goody
Which types of news story attract bloggers?

ball Case studies in open access publishing. Number four.

Paul G. Haschak
The 'platinum route' to open access: a case study of E-JASL: The Electronic Journal of Academic and Special Librarianship

ball Resúmenes en Español

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

Our reviewers


ball  Boiko, Bob. Laughing at the CIO: a parable and prescription for IT leadership. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc., 2007.

ball  Bradley, Phil. How to use Web 2.0 in your library. London: Facet Publishing, 2007.

ball  Farkas, Meredith G. Social software in libraries: building collaboration, communication, and community online. Medford, NJ: Information Today Inc., 2007.

ball  Feldt, Kenneth C. Programming Firefox. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2007.

ball  Herrero, Leandro. New leaders wanted: now hiring! 12 kinds of people you must find, seduce, hire and create a job for. Beaconsfield: Meeting minds. 2007.

ball  Kauhanen-Simanainen, Anne. Corporate literacy: discovering the senses of the organisation. Oxford: Chandos Publishing, 2007.

ball  Kovacs, Diane. The virtual reference handbook: interview and information delivery techniques for the chat and e-mail environments. London: Facet Publishing, 2007.

ball  Moggridge, Bill. Designing interactions. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2007.

ball  Pickard, Alison Jane. Research methods in information London: Facet Publishing, 2007.

ball  Pugh, Lyndon. Change management in information services. 2nd ed. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007.

ball  Talbott, S. Devices of the soul: battling for our selves in an age of machines. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly, 2007.

ball  Weinberger, David. Everything is miscellaneous: the power of the new digital disorder. New York, NY: Henry Holt & Company, 2007.

ball  West, Darrell M. Digital government: technology and public sector performance. Princeton: NJ; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2007.

ball  White, Martin. Making search work: implementing web, intranet and enterprise search. London: Facet Publishing, 2007.

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Conference announcements

ballThe 14th INFORUM Conference on Professional Information Resources INFORUM 2008, May 28 - 30, 2008, Prague (Czech Republic)

ballInformation seeking in context, 2008

ball A message to Conference organizers.

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