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Volume 8 No 3 April, 2003


Mike Thelwall
What is this link doing here? Beginning a fine-grained process of identifying reasons for academic hyperlink creation

Terrence A. Brooks
Web search: how the Web has changed information retrieval

Pia Borlund
The IIR evaluation model: a framework for evaluation of interactive information retrieval systems

Pirkko Jääskeläinen
Competency in network use as a resource for citizenship: implications for the digital divide

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  Donald O. Case (2002) Looking for information: a survey of research on information seeking, needs and behavior. San Diego: Academic Press., 2002.

ball  Fornäs, Johan, Klein, Kajsa, Ladendorf, Martina, Sundén, Jenny and Sveningsson, Malin, (eds.). Digital borderlands: cultural studies of identity and interactivity on the Internet. New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2002.

ball  Gorman, G.E., ed. The digital factor in library and information services. (International Yearbook of Library and Information Management 2002/2003) London: Facet Publishing, 2002.

ball  Hornby, Susan and Clarke, Zoë, eds. Challenge and change in the information society  London; Facet, 2002.

ball  McClure, C.R., Lankes, R.D., Gross, M. and Choltco-Devlin, B. Statistics, measures and quality standards for assessing digital reference library services: guidelines and procedures. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University, Information Institute of Syracuse, [n.d.]

ball  McDermott, Irene E. The librarian's Internet survival guide: strategies for the high-tech reference desk. Edited by Barbara Quint. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc., 2002.

ball  McFarland, David Sawyer Dreamweaver MX: the missing manual. Sebastapol, CA: O'Reilly/Pogue Press, 2002.

ball  McKitterick, David, (ed.) Do we want to keep our newspapers?London: Office for Humanities Communication, 2002.

ball  Mintz, Anne P. (ed.) Web of deception. Misinformation on the Internet.Medford, N.J.: Information Today, Inc. 2002.

ball   New journals from Haworth Information Press    Binghampton, NY: Haworth Information Press 2002.

ball  Rheingold, Howard. Smart mobs: the next social revolution.   Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing, 2002.

ball  Rosson, Mary Beth and Carroll, John M. Usability engineering: scenario-based development of human computer interaction. Redwood City, CA: Morgan Kaufmann, 2001.

ball  Saint-Onge, Hubert and Wallace, Debra. Leveraging communities of practice for strategic advantage. Boston, MA: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2003.

ball  Sawyer, Deborah C. Smart services: competitive information strategies, solutions and success stories for service business. Medford (NJ): Information Today, Inc., 2002.

ball   Williamson, Kirsty. Research methods for students, academics and professionals. Information management and systems. 2nd ed. Wagga Wagga, NSW: Charles Sturt University, 2002.

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Conference announcements

ball A message to Conference organizers.

iSHIMR 2003, The Eighth International Symposium for Health Information Management Research, Borås, Sweden, 1-3 JUNE 2003

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

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

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