ASIS&T 2013 Annual Meeting 
Montréal, Québec, Canada | November 1-5, 2013

 
Questioning the Visual: Research Methods and the Problem of Perception (SIG/VIS)

Joan E. Beaudoin, Wayne State University
Elaine Ménard, McGill University
Christine Marie Angel, St. John's University
Andrea Copeland, Indiana University
Jenna Hartel, University of Toronto
Brian O'Connor, University of North Texas
Diane Rasmussen Pennington, The University of Western Ontario
Ali Shiri, University of Alberta
Leslie Thomson, University of Toronto

Monday, 8:00am


Summary

This panel examines the state of visually oriented research methods used within the domain of library and information science through a series of recently completed and in-progress studies. The nature of the research questions being asked within studies using visual research methods forms the core of this examination and this is further clarified through an assessment of how these methods have been put into practice within the research process.