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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Vol. 67, No. 12


The role of information in health behavior: A scoping study and discussion of major public health models (pages 2831–2841)
Devon L. Greyson and Joy L. Johnson

Understanding the sustained use of online health communities from a self-determination perspective (pages 2842–2857)
Yan Zhang

The effects of distraction on task completion scores in a natural environment test setting (pages 2858–2870)
Elke Greifeneder

Teen online information disclosure: Empirical testing of a protection motivation and social capital model (pages 2871–2881)
Hongliang Chen, Christopher E. Beaudoin and Traci Hong

Interfaces for accessing location-based information on mobile devices: An empirical evaluation (pages 2882–2896)
Dion Hoe-Lian Goh, Chei Sian Lee and Khasfariyati Razikin

Success in online searches: Differences between evaluation and finding tasks (pages 2897–2908)
Werner Wirth, Katharina Sommer, Thilo von Pape and Veronika Karnowski

Enhancing information retrieval through concept-based language modeling and semantic smoothing (pages 2909–2927)
Lynda Said Lhadj, Mohand Boughanem and Karima Amrouche

Information retrieval from historical newspaper collections in highly inflectional languages: A query expansion approach (pages 2928–2946)
Anni Järvelin, Heikki Keskustalo, Eero Sormunen, Miamaria Saastamoinen and Kimmo Kettunen

Toward understanding short-term personal information preservation: A study of backup strategies of end users (pages 2947–2963)
Matjaž Kljun, John Mariani and Alan Dix

Analyzing data citation practices using the data citation index (pages 2964–2975)
Nicolas Robinson-García, Evaristo Jiménez-Contreras and Daniel Torres-Salinas

Distributed or concentrated research excellence? Evidence from a large-scale research assessment exercise (pages 2976–2992)
Andrea Bonaccorsi and Tindaro Cicero

An automatic method for assessing the teaching impact of books from online academic syllabi (pages 2993–3007)
Kayvan Kousha and Mike Thelwall

The effects of research level and article type on the differences between citation metrics and F1000 recommendations (pages 3008–3021)
Jian Du, Xiaoli Tang and Yishan Wu

Booklovers’ world: An examination of factors affecting continued usage of social cataloging sites (pages 3022–3035)
Namjoo Choi and Soohyung Joo

Mendeley readership counts: An investigation of temporal and disciplinary differences (pages 3036–3050)
Mike Thelwall and Pardeep Sud

Scientific research measures (pages 3051–3063)
Marco Frittelli, Loriano Mancini and Ilaria Peri

Overlay maps based on Mendeley data: The use of altmetrics for readership networks (pages 3064–3072)
Lutz Bornmann and Robin Haunschild

Leveraging metadata to recommend keywords for academic papers (pages 3073–3091)
Ido Blank, Lior Rokach and Guy Shani


Citation data as a proxy for quality or scientific influence are at best PAC (probably approximately correct) (pages 3092–3094)
Ronald Rousseau

Highly cited papers in Library and Information Science (LIS): Authors, institutions, and network structures (pages 3095–3100)
Johann Bauer, Loet Leydesdorff and Lutz Bornmann

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