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Richard Smiraglia: “Cultural Synergy in Information Institutions” (Book, 2014)

Written on 08/05/2014. Filed under Uncategorized.

Smiraglia, Richard P. (2014). Cultural Synergy in Information Institutions. Springer. Link to Book Information on Springer Website: Click here. Outlines the origins of cultural information institutions, as well as the history of the professions tasked with organizing and managing them [Read more ...]

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Jihee Beak Awarded Doctoral Degree (May 2014)

Written on 05/21/2014. Filed under Student Activity.

Former SOIS PhD student Dr. Jihee Beak successfully defended her dissertation “A child-driven metadata schema: A holistic analysis of children’s cognitive processes and book selection behaviors” on May 1st, 2014, and was awarded the doctoral degree on May 18th, 2014.

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Hur-Li Lee: Scholar Research Grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange

Written on 09/14/2013. Filed under Member Activity.

Dr. Hur-Li Lee has been awarded a Scholar Research Grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange to research traditional Chinese knowledge organization The $27,120 grant will support Dr. Lee as she works on a book tentatively titled [Read more ...]

Jihee Beak: Jean Tague-Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Poster Honorable Mention (2014)

Written on 01/30/2014. Filed under Student Activity.

PhD Student Jihee Beak – 2014 Jean Tague-Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Poster Honorable Mention Congratulations to PhD Student Jihee Beak on receiving Honorable Mention in the 2014 Jean Tague-Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Poster Competition for her poster titled – Emotional Metadata: Pilot [Read more ...]

Sophie Rondeau: “To Find or Not to Find: An Evaluation of Naxos Music Library’s Search and Browse Capabilities.” (Article, 2013)

Written on 01/23/2014. Filed under Publications.

Sophie Rondeau, SOIS IO Alumna Rondeau, Sophie. “To Find or Not to Find: An Evaluation of Naxos Music Library’s Search and Browse Capabilities.” CAML Review / Revue De L’ACBM 41, No. 3 (November / Novembre 2013). http://pi.library.yorku.ca/ojs/index.php/caml/issue/view/2155 “Naxos Music Library [Read more ...]

Dr. Jane Greenberg: IOrg Senior Associate Researcher

Written on 10/31/2013. Filed under Affiliated Faculty.

IOrg is pleased to announce that Dr. Jane Greenberg, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has agreed to become IOrg’s first senior associate researcher, in which role she will visit with us each semester for two years to engage [Read more ...]

Dr. Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital” (IOrg Lecture, Nov. 7, 2013)

Written on 10/31/2013. Filed under Affiliated Faculty, Events.

On Thursday, November 7, 12:00 am-2:00 pm, NWQ 3511, Dr. Jane Greenberg presents a colloquium “Metadata Capital.” Lunch will be served at 12 noon. Abstract: Metadata capital examines metadata as ‘an asset’ and encompasses metadata in a wide diversity of [Read more ...]

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija: “Information: Nature, Importance and Functions” (IOrg Colloquium, Oct. 3, 2013)

Written on 09/30/2013. Filed under Events.

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India will visit SOIS October 1-4 as a guest of IOrg. On Thursday, October 3, 11:00 am-12:30 pm, NWQ 3511, Dr. Satija will present a colloquium: “Information: Nature, Importance and Functions.” [Read more ...]

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija Visits SOIS (Oct. 1-4, 2013)

Written on 09/30/2013. Filed under Events.

IOrg is pleased to announce that Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India, will visit with us during this coming week. Dr. Satija, who has been working in Toronto this fall, will visit SOIS October 1-4 as [Read more ...]

Hur-Li Lee & Lei Zhang: “Tracing the Conceptions and Treatment of Genre in Anglo-American Cataloging” (Article, 2013)

Written on 09/26/2013. Filed under Member Activity, Publications.

Hur-Li Lee & Lei Zhang (2013). “Tracing the Conceptions and Treatment of Genre in Anglo-American Cataloging.” Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 23 Sep. This study examines the conceptions and treatment of genre in four sets of modern Anglo-American cataloging rules spanning [Read more ...]

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