Research & Publications

Publications

2013

Jeong, W., & Lee, S. (In Press). Korean Folktale Video Project for Multicultural Families and Foreigners in South Korea. In J. Campbell & S. Park (Eds.), Diversity in Youth Literature: Opening Doors through Reading. Chicago, IL: ALA Editions.

Jeong, W., Kapusniak, R., & Han, H.J. (2013). The Usability Study on the Multicultural Children’s Book Project of the National Library for Children and Young Adults (NLCY) in Korea. Proceedings of the 2013 iConference.

Joo S. & Xie, I. (2013). Evaluation Constructs and Criteria for Digital Libraries: A Document Analysis. In Cool, C. & Ng, K.B. (Eds). Recent developments in the design, construction and evaluation of digital libraries. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Lin, S. & Xie, I. (in press) Behavioral changes in transmuting multi-session successive searches over the Web.  Journal of American Society for Information and Science Technology.

Xie, I. & Benoit, E. (2013) Search result list evaluation versus document evaluation: similarities and differences. Journal of Documentation, 69(1), 49 – 80.

 

2012

Han, H. & Jeong, W. (2012). Mobile web interface of academic libraries. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 49(1), 1-4.

Hong, Y., Zhang, J., Heilbrun, M.E., Kahn, C.E. (2012). Analysis of RadLex® Coverage and Term Co-occurrence in Radiology Reporting Templates. The Journal of Digital Imaging, 25(1), 56-62.

Jeong, W., & Han, H. J. (2012). Usability Study on Newspaper Mobile Web Sites. OCLC Systems & Services, 28(4), 180-198.

Jeong, W. & Withers, B. (2012). Translation Issues in Building a Multicultural Children’s Digital Library in Korea. Paper presented at the Breaking through boundaries: Preconference of IFLA 2012. Joensuu, Finland. August 9-10.

Lou, X.B., Meng, X., and Zhang, J.  (2012). Visualization of Hot Topics in Social Tagging Based on Co-words Analysis Method, Journal of the China Society for Scientific and Technical Information, 31(2), 204-211.

Lu, K., & Wolfram, D. (2012). Measuring author research relatedness: A comparison of word-based, topic-based and author co-citation approaches. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 63(10), 1973-1986.

Tirilly, P.,  Huang, C., Jeong, W., Mu, X., Xie, I.  and  Zhang, J.  (2012). Image similarity as assessed by users: a quantitative  study. In Proceedings of 2009 ASIST Annual Meeting.

Tirilly, P.,  Huang, C., Jeong, W., Mu, X., Xie, I.  and  Zhang, J.  (2012). On the consistency and features of image similarity.  In Proceedings of the Fourth Information Interaction in Context Symposium IIiX 2012: Nijmegen, the Netherlands, August 21-24, 2012.

Xie, I. & Joo, S. (2012) Factors Affecting the Selection of Search Tactics during the Web-based Searching Process. Information Processing and Management, 48(2):254-270.

Xie, I. (2012). Information searching and search models.  In Understanding Information Retrieval Systems: Management, Types, and Standards. Taylor and Francis Group, LLC. (pp31-46).

 

2011

An, L., Zhang, J., and Yu, C.M. (2011). The Visual Subject analysis of Library and Information Science Journals with Self-Organizing Map. Journal of Knowledge Organization, 38(4), 299-320.

Fei, W and Zhang, J. (2011). Evaluation of Similar Search and Link Search’s Performances. Journal of Information Intelligence, 30(2), 165-159.

Hong, Y.,  Bozkurt, S., Zhang, J.,  Heilbrun, M.E., and Kahn, C.E. (2011). Evaluation of RadLex® coverage of radiology reporting templates. In Proceedings of the 2011 Annual Meeting of Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), June 2-5, Washington D.C.

Huang, C. & Xie, I. (2011).  Help feature interactions in digital libraries: Influence of learning styles. Proceedings of the 74th American Society of Information Science. Annual Meeting, 48.

Jeong, W., & Han, H. (2011). Usability study on mobile Web newspaper sites. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 48(1), 1-4.

Le, T.W., Huang, W., and Zhang, J. (2011).  An analytical view of China as a software outsourcing outlet. Journal of Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters, Vol.. 88, 64-90. http://www.utahacademy.org/journal/2011/An%20Analytical%20View-Le.pdf

Le, T.W., Zhang, J, and Harris, E. (2011). An exploratory investigation of the impact of surprise interviews with former graduates on online Students Learning in an Introductory IT Course. International Journal of Internet and Enterprise Management. 7(4), 388-400.

Lu, K., Joo, S., & Wolfram, D. (2011). An investigation of Web resource distribution in the field of information science. Cybermetrics, 15(1). Available: http://cybermetrics.cindoc.csic.es/vol15iss1.html.

Perez-Carballo, J., Xie, I. , Cool, C. (2011). Design Principles of Help Systems for Digital Libraries. Academy of Information and Management Sciences Journal (AIMSJ), 14(1): 101-135.

 

2010

Hong, Y., Ehlers, K, Gillis, R., Patrick, T. and, Jin Zhang.  (2010). A usability study of patient-friendly terminology in an EMR system. In Proceedings of Medinfo 2010 – 13th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics, South Africa, Cape Town.

Hong, Y.,  Ehlers, K., Gillisa, R., Patrick, T., and  Zhang, J. (2010). “A usability study of  patient-friendly terminology in an EMR System”. In Proceedings of  the 13th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics Medinfo.

Jeong, W. & Olson, H. (2010). Access to Non-Roman Scripts in Today’s OPAC. Paper presented at the Conference on Libraries in a Multicultural Society – Possibilities for the Future, IFLA Satellite Meeting Copenhagen, Denmark, August 16th – 18th 2010, IFLA Library Services to Multicultural Populations Section.

Perez-Carballo, J. & Xie, I. & Cool, C. (2010). Principles and best practices for digital libraries help systems. In: Proceedings of the Allied Academies Internet Conference. July19-30, 2010.

Xie, I. (2010). Information searching and search models. In M. J. Bates & M. N. Maack (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences (3rd ed., pp. 2592-2604). New York, NY: Taylor and Francis.

Xie, I., Benoit, E & Zhang, H. (2010). How do users evaluate individual documents? An analysis of dimensions of evaluation activities. Information Research, 15(4). Available at http://InformationR.net/ir/15-4/colis723.html.

Xie, I. & Joo. S. (2010). Transitions in search tactics during the Web-based search process. Journal of American Society for Information and Science Technology. 61(11): 2188-2205.

Xie, I. & Joo. S. (2010). Tales from the field: Search strategies applied in Web searching. Future Internet, 2: 259-281.

Zhang, J., Lu, W, and Wu, C.F. (2010). Reflection of information retrieval from the system perspective. Journal of Library, Information, and Knowledge, 6(138), 66-71.

Zhang, J., Fei, W.,  and Le T.W. (2010).  Evaluation of six Google search features. Online, 34 (6), 24-28.

Zhang, J. and Fei, W. (2010).  Search engines’ responses to several search feature selections. International Information and Library Review, No. 42, 212-225.

Zhang, J. and An, L (2010). Visual component plane analysis for the medical subjects based on a transaction log.  The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science, 34(10), 83-112.

 

2009

An, L., Zhang, J. and Li, G. (2009). The methodology study of applying self-organizing map to data analysis, Journal of the China Society for Scientific and Technical Information, 28(5), 720-726.

Hong, Y., and Zhang, J. (2009). “Consumer health information resources on the Internet: A search query analysis and study of user’s information needs”, In Proceedings of Multilevel, Multicultural & Multiethnic Information Society, Nov, 16-17, 2009, Kunming, China

Wolfram, D., Wang, P., & Zhang, J. (2009). Identifying Web search session patterns using cluster analysis: A comparison of three search environments. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(5), 896-910.

Wolfram, D., Olson, H.A., & Bloom, R. (2009). Measuring consistency for multiple taggers using vector space modeling. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(10), 1995-2003.

Xie, I. (2009). Dimensions of Tasks: Influences on Information Seeking and Retrieving Process. Journal of Documentation. 65(3), 339-366.

Xie, H. & Browser, A. (2009). Examining online help features. Online. 33(1), 24-32.

Xie, I. & Cool, C. (2009). Understanding Help-Seeking within the context of searching digital libraries. Journal of American Society for Information Science and Technology. 60(3), 477-494.

Xie, I. & Joo, S. (2009). Selection of Information Sources: Accessibility of and familiarity with sources, and types of tasks. Proceedings of the 72th American Society of Information Science Annual Meeting, 46.

Xie, I., & Wolfram, D. (2009). A longitudinal study of database usage within a general audience digital library. Journal of Digital Information. 10(4). Available: https://journals.tdl.org/jodi/article/view/304/505.

Zhang, J. An, L., Tang, T., and Hong, Y. (2009) Visual health subject directory analysis based on users’ traversal activities, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(10), 1977-1994.

Zhang, J., Wolfram, D., & Wang, P. (2009). Analysis of query keywords of sports-related queries using visualization and clustering. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(8), 1550-1571.

Zhang, J., & Wolfram, D. (2009). Visual analysis of obesity-related query terms on HealthLink. Online Information Review, 33(1), 43-57.

Zhang, J. (2009).Visualization for Information Retrieval. In Tamer Özsu (ed), The Encyclopedia of Database Systems, Springer, 158-162.

Zhang, J. (2009). Chapter “The challenges, opportunities, and futures of information retrieval visualization”, in Information Resources Plan and Knowledge Science Advances, (pp. 219-240).  Wuhan University Press.

Zhang, J.  and An, L. (2009). Visualization Relevance Analysis for Weight Control-Related Subjects, In Proceedings of 2009 ASIST Annual Meeting.

 

2008

Olson, H.A., & Wolfram, D. (2008). Syntagmatic relationships and indexing consistency on a larger scale. Journal of Documentation, 64(4), 602-615.

Wolfram, D. (2008). Search characteristics in different types of Web-based IR environments: Are they the same? Information Processing & Management, 44, 1279-1292.

Wolfram, D., & Zhang, J. (2008). The influence of indexing practices and term weighting algorithms on document spaces. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59(1), 3-11.

Xia, L., Zhang, J., and Wang,  Z.  (2008). Cross-language Information Retrieval Model of Digital Library Based on Topic Map, Journal  of the  China Society for  Scientific and Technical  Information, 27(3), 468-473.

Xie, H. (2008). Users’ evaluation of Digital Libraries: Their uses, their criteria, and their assessment. Information Processing & Management. 44(3), 1346-1373.

Xie, I. (2008). Interactive information retrieval in digital environments. Hershey, PA : IGI Pub.

Zhang, J. (2008). An experimental investigation on the distance angle integrated similarity measure.  The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science, 32(3/4), 141-168.

Zhang, J. (2008) Introduction to main stream information retrieval visualization approaches. Journal of Library Information Knowledge,  No. 5, pp 24-27.

Zhang, J. (2008). Visualization for information retrieval, Springer.

Zhang, J., Wolfram, D., Wang, P., Hong, Y., & Gillis, R. (2008). Visualization of health subject analysis based on query term co-occurrences. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59(12), 1933-1947.