Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST)

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), a fully refereed scholarly and technical periodical, has been published continuously since 1950. Edited by Dr. Javed Mostafa, JASIST publishes reports of research and development in a wide range of subjects and applications in information science and technology.

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JUNE 2017

Vol. 68, No. 6


AIS REVIEWS

Assessing and Tracing the Outcomes and Impact of Research Infrastructures
Matthew S. Mayernik, David L. Hart, Keith E Maull, and Nicholas M. Weber

Patent Citation Data in Social Science Research: Overview and Best Practices
Adam B. Jaffe and Gaétan de Rassenfosse

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

Rhetoric and the Cold War Politics of Information Science
Nathan R. Johnson

Connecting Theory and Practice in Digital Humanities Information Work
Tanya E. Clement and Daniel Carter

Comparing Grounded Theory and Topic Modeling: Extreme Divergence or Unlikely Convergence
Eric P. S. Baumer, David Mimno, Shion Guha, Emily Quan, and Geri K. Gay

Ontology for Cultural Variations In Interpersonal Communication: Building on Theoretical Models and Crowdsourced Knowledge
Dhavalkumar Thakker, Stan Karanasios, Emmanuel Blanchard, Lydia Lau, and Vania Dimitrova

A Local Context-Aware LDA Model for Topic Modeling in a Document Network
Yang Liu and Songhua Xu

Effects of Task Complexity on Online Search Behavior of Adolescents 
Jaap Walhout, Paola Oomen, Halszka Jarodzka, and Saskia Brand-Gruwel

Domain-Independent Search Expertise: Gaining Knowledge in Query Formulation Through Guided Practice
Catherine L. Smith

Control and Syntagmatization: Vocabulary Requirements in Information Retrieval Thesauri and Natural Language Lexicons
Volkmar Engerer

Types of Personal Information Categorization: Rigid, Fuzzy, and Flexible
Kyong Eun Oh

Learning to Cite Framework: How to Automatically Construct Citations for Hierarchical Data
Gianmaria Silvello

Don’t Be Deceived: Using Linguistic Analysis to Learn How to Discern Online Review Authenticity 
Snehasish Banerjee, Alton Y. K. Chua, and Jung-Jae Kim

Political Engagement and ICTs: Internet Use in Marginalized Communities 
David Nemer and Michail Tsikerdekis

Filtering Patent Maps for Visualization of Diversification Paths of Inventors and Organizations
Bowen Yan and Jianxi Luo

Ensemble Analysis of Topical Journal Ranking in Bioinformatics 
Min Song, SuYeon Kim, and Keeheon Lee

 

OPINION PAPER

Free-to-Publish, Free-to-Read, or Both? Cost, Equality of Access, and Integrity in Science Publishing
Jack E. James

BRIEF COMMUNICATION

On the Normalization and Distributional Adjustment of Journal Ranking Metrics: A Simple Parametric Approach
M. Ryan Haley

BOOK REVIEW

Statistics for Library and Information Services: A Primer for Using Open Source R Software for Accessibility and Visualization. Alon Friedman. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015. 376 pp. $95.00 (hardback). (ISBN 9781442249929)
Isola Ajiferuke 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Academia’s Recognition of Wikipedia 
G. Mahesh

 


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