Association for Information Science and Technology

Annual Meeting
November 12-17, 2004
Providence, Rhode Island

“Managing and Enhancing Information:
Cultures and Conflicts”

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                                                                   POSTERS                           Cluster 1   Cluster 2   Cluster 3

Presenting posters of new and promising work is an exciting way to be involved with the conference.  Presenters will have the opportunity to show off their research and design projects in a briefly worded and attractive display where they’ll receive immediate feedback from conference attendees in an informal setting. Authors click here to view poster format and instructions.

Cluster 1: Information Organization and Access
Sunday, Nov. 14 (3:30pm-6:00pm)- Monday, Nov. 15 (8:00am-9:30am)

  1. POP: Poster Optimisation Problem; Llewellyn C. Puppybreath
  2. The Southern Appalachian Information Node (SAIN) of the National Biological Information Infrastructure; Bonnie C. Carroll, Franciel Azpurua-Linares
  3. Defining a Metadata Structure to Support Integration; Sheila O. Denn, Jung Sun Oh, M. Cristina Pattuelli 
  4. The HUMIRS Project: Phase I; J. Stephen Downie
  5. Government Information as a Legitimacy Tool?:  A Comparison of State Chronic Wasting Disease Web Sites; Kristin R. Eschenfelder, Phoebe M. Chiu, Ian Alderman
  6. Hearing and Feeling the Data: Multivariate Multimodal Choropleth Mapping; Myke Gluck, Wooseob Jeong, Eric Huggard, Sean Moran 
  7. Finding Victoria Adams: Name Authority Control in Digital Libraries; Suzanne Graham, Sheila McAlister
  8. Evaluation of Thesauri for Automatic Query Expansion and Searching Within Document Structure; P. Bryan Heidorn, Jing Zhang, Hongyan Sun 
  9. AddToFavorites2 (ATF2): Prototype and Evaluation; Pei-Yun Sabrina Hsueh, Ammy Jiranida Phuwanartnurak
  10. A Hybrid Approach to Discover High Level Category Structure of a Statistical Website; Dihui Lu, Junliang Zhang
  11. Usability of Digital Libraries: An Evaluation Model; Judy Jeng
  12. Online Braille Generator With Force Feedback Effects; Wooseob Jeong
  13. Bibliographic Access Using a Case-Based Reasoning Engine; David H. Jonassen and Sanda Erdelez
  14. Study on Distribution of Relevant Documents on Ranked Lists of Similarity; Giyeong Kim, Hyuk-Jin Lee
  15. At the Crossroads in Digital Image Metadata: How to Meld 2D and 3D Element Requirements; Victoria Kravchyna, Elise Lewis, Sam Hastings
  16. Task Type and a Faceted Classification of Task; Yuelin Li
  17. Approaches to Migration of Information for Use on Small Screens; Bonnie MacKay, Carolyn Watters, Jack Duffy
  18. Bring Order to Text Corpora Using Automatically Generated Concept Hierarchies; Chulin Meng
  19. Cross-Language Information on the Web: An Exploratory Study of an Arabic-English Search Engine; Haidar Moukdad 
  20. Kontextual Interactive Support System; Guillermo A. Oyarce
  21. An Ontology-Driven Approach to Accessing and Understanding Statistical Information in the GovStat Project; Maria Cristina Pattuelli, Junliang Zhang 
  22. Markup analysis: A Conceptual Framework for Digital Content Design; Paul Scifleet, Concepcion S. Wilson
  23. Measuring and Assuring Metadata Quality in Federated Digital Collections; Besiki Stvilia, Les Gasser, Michael B. Twidale 
  24. A User-Centered Framework for Evaluation of Classification Schemes on the Web; Chang Su 
  25. Long-Term Collaboration Across Disciplines: iLumina Digital Library's Metadata Development Team; Deborah E. Swain, Marilyn K. McClelland, and Barbara P. Heath 
  26. The Metamap; James M. Turner
  27. Mapping Subjects on Campus; William J. Wheeler 
  28. Using a Game Theory Model as a Frame for Presentation of Economic News Content; Howard M. Williams 
  29. Comparative Literary Style Mining Between Native and Non-Native English Writers; Bei Yu 

Cluster 2: Information Science Issues and Practices
Monday, Nov. 15 (1:30pm-6:00pm)
  1. POP: Poster Optimisation Problem; Llewellyn C. Puppybreath
  2. Informed Creation Aids Preservation: Preparing for the Future at the Moment of Creation; Suzie Allard, Gail McMillan
  3. Civil Society, Information and Communications Technology, and Good Governance: Challenges Facing South Africa; Albert Arko-Cobbah 
  4. Building Bridges: Human-Computer Interaction and Software Engineering; Michael E. Atwood, Jodi C. Williams, Katherine W. McCain
  5. Validating Qualitative Research: Determining the Generalizability of Qualitative Findings; Joan C. Bartlett, Elaine G. Toms
  6. The Future of Libraries in the Community Networking Era: The Canadian Experience; Nadia Caidi, Andrew Clement
  7. Rejecting and Resisting New Ideas in Science; Juan Miguel Campanario, Erika Acedo
  8. Studying the Competition for Space in Academic Journals: IHPI (In-House Publication Index); Juan Miguel Campanario, Cristina Rodriguez
  9. Getting in on the Front End of Information Systems Development: An Exploration of Records Manager/Systems Analyst Interactions in State Government; Lynne Cooper Chase
  10. Charting the Greek Web; Efthimis N. Efthimiadis, Carlos Castillo, Ricardo Baeza-Yates
  11. The National Biological Information Infrastructure; Mike Frame, Franciel Azpurua-Linares 
  12. The HistCite System for Mapping and Bibliometric Analysis of the Output of Searches Using the ISI Web of Knowledge; Eugene Garfield, Alexander I. Pudovkin
  13. Understanding Organizational Information Quality; Les Gasser, Besiki Stvilia 
  14. The Structuring of GIS Technologies: The World Trade Center Crisis as a Change Episode; J. Ramon Gil-Garcia, Teresa Harrison, Dubravka Juraga, Theresa Pardo, Fiona Thompson
  15. International Communities of Practice: Conservators, Administrators, and Scholars Report Situations of Uncertainty; Maria E. Gonzalez
  16. Public Library Web Sites: Identity, Inclusion, and Innovation in a Digital Age; Brenda Hough
  17. Wired South Korea: The Success Story of Broadband Diffusion; Heisung Kum
  18. Power of Systems Offices in Academic Libraries Based on Strategic Contingencies Theory; Sook Lim
  19. A Citation Context Analysis of Frederick P. Brooks' The Mythical Man-Month; Katherine W. McCain, Laura J. Salvucci 
  20. Exploratory Research on the Role of Information Professionals in Knowledge Management Programs; Stewart Mohr, Clair McInerney, Stacy Mandelker
  21. Digitization of Biodiversity Information: Research Opportunities to Library and Information Science Professionals; Shubhada Nagarkar, Harsha Parekh, Geoffrey Bowker
  22. Mapping the “Human” Side of Computing: An Author Cocitation Analysis of the Interrelationships Between Ergonomics, Human-Computer Interaction and Human Factors Research; Gulshan Panjwani, Katherine McCain
  23. Where’s the Library in Service Learning: Theoretical Models of Partnership Between Service Learning Faculty and Academic Libraries; John Riddle
  24. Implementing an Open Access Project at the MBLWHOI Library; Amy Stout
  25. Working in Shannon’s Shadow: Mistaken Identity and Persistent Entropy of Information Concepts; Tonyia J. Tidline
  26. A Diversified Approach to Creating a Community of Practice in Bioinformatics; K.T.L. Vaughan, Barrie Hayes, Margaret Eilene Moore 

Cluster 3: Information Seeking and Use
Tuesday, Nov. 17 (8:30am-12:00noon)
  1. POP: Poster Optimisation Problem; Llewellyn C. Puppybreath 
  2. Everyday Life Information Seeking of Urban Young Adults: Preliminary Results; Denise E. Agosto, Sandra Hughes-Hassell
  3. Information Seeking and Gathering Behavior in High-Risk Professions and Aksakal Social Virtual Interface (SVI) Model; Baris Aksakal
  4. “Life in the Round” and the Homeless in Washington State: Implications of Their IB for Service Planning; SJ Alexander, Karen E. Fisher
  5. Senior Thesis Citation Behavior in the Classes of 1993 and 2003; Elana Broch, Jackie Druery
  6. Tracking Health Information Sources and Care Decisions of Participants in a University Health Plan: Study Design and Preliminary Results; Donald O. Case, James E. Andrews
  7. Managing the Digital University Desktop: Do User Behaviors Help or Hinder Records Management Programs? Kimberly Chang
  8. Consumer Health Information Seeking and the Web: Preliminary Findings from Direct Users, Proxy Searchers, and Health Service Providers; Joan C. Durrance, Karen E. Fisher, Tammara Turner, Eunice Kua, Jennie Abrahamson
  9. The Web Searching of Greeks: An Exploratory Study; Efthimis N. Efthimiadis, Pei-Yun Hsueh
  10. Information Habits and Information Grounds in the Northwest: Preliminary Findings From Across Multiple Populations; Karen E. Fisher, Charles M. Naumer, Joan C. Durrance
  11. Consumer Health Information Seeking: Strategies and Perspectives of People With Chronic Illness; Maude Frances
  12. Job-Profiles: Incorporating Contextual Factors into Workplace Search Queries; Luanne Freund, Elaine G. Toms
  13. MOAC II User Evaluation: Making Museum Content Useful, Part 2; Anne Gilliland-Swetland, Carina MacLeod, Kathleen Svetlik, Layna White
  14. Interacting With the Patient: Communication Modeling in a Medical Environment; Lewis Hassell, Geoff Bird
  15. Information Seeking Behavior in Computer and Network Security Mailing Lists; Lance Hayden
  16. Sharing and Community Building in an Internet-Based Community; Julia Hersberger, Kevin Rioux, Ray O’Keefe Cruitt
  17. Using Activity Theory Framework to Study Information Behavior of Competitive Intelligence (CI) Professionals; Tao Jin
  18. Exploring the Role of Genre in Web Searching; Alistair Kennedy, Michael Shepherd, Carolyn Watters
  19. Enhancing Digital Information Access in Public Libraries—A Survey Report of Residents' Use of Public Resources in Connecticut; Yan Quan Liu, Craig Martin, Eileen Roehl, George Li, Sheila Ward
  20. Promoting Health Literacy Using Interactive Web Technologies: Examining the Effects of Interactivity on Comprehension Using an Individual Differences Perspective; Mia Liza A. Lustria
  21. Meeting OPAC User Needs: Quantity and Quality of Bibliographic Displays; Danielle H. Miller
  22. Effectiveness of Distance Learning Modules for Part-Time Students of LIS in Croatia; Kornelija Petr, Tatjana Aparac-Jelušić
  23. Informational Needs in Contemporary Arts: A Case Study; Stéphanie Pouchot, Pierrette Bergeron, Michelle Gauthier, Suzanne Bertrand-Gastaldy, James Turner
  24. An Academic Library's Redesign—What Do the Users Want from the University of Washington Libraries? Samantha Starmer, Jennifer Ward
  25. An Investigation of a Query Term Elicitation Technique Using Faceted Query Boxes; Muh-Chyun Tang, Sun Yin, Nicholas Belkin
  26. Web Page Re-Visiting Behavior of Graduate Students: A Pilot Study With Implications for System Design; Hong Zhang
  27. Visualization of Themes and Trends of Research on Information Use and Users during 1980-2004; Yin Zhang
  28. IFLA FRBR as User-Centered Metadata Evaluation Framework for Moving Image Collections; Ying Zhang, Judy Jeng, Yuelin Li 

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