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. 68, No. 8


Boundary Objects in Information Science
Isto Huvila, Theresa Dirndorfer Anderson, Eva Hourihan Jansen, Pam McKenzie, and Adam Worrall 



Does It Matter How You Play? The Effects of Collaboration and Competition Among Players of Human Computation Games  
Ei Pa Pa Pe-Than, Dion Hoe-Lian Goh, and Chei Sian Lee

Using Interactive “Nutrition Labels” for Financial Products to Assist Decision Making Under Uncertainty 
Junius Gunaratne and Oded Nov

The Effects of Credibility Cues on the Selection of Search Engine Results 
Julian Unkel and Alexander Haas

Learning and Adapting User Criteria for Recommending Followees in Social Networks
Antonela Tommasel and Daniela Godoy

How Does the World Connect? Exploring the Global Diffusion of Social Network Sites
Gregory D. Larosiliere, Lemuria D. Carter, and Christian Meske

Factors That Influence Query Reformations and Search Performance in Health Information Retrieval: A Multilevel Modeling Approach  
Kun Lu, Soohyung Joo, Taehun Lee, and Rong Hu

The Mood of Chinese Pop Music: Representation and Recognition
Xiao Hu and Yi-Hsuan Yang

Graph-Based Recommendation Integrating Rating History and Domain Knowledge: Application to On-Site Guidance of Museum Visitors 
Einat Minkov, Keren Kahanov, and Tsvi Kuflik

Scientific Evolutionary Pathways: Identifying and Visualizing Relationships for Scientific Topics
Yi Zhang, Guangquan Zhang, Donghua Zhu, and Jie Lu  

Personal-Discount Sensitivity Prediction for Mobile Coupon Coversion Optimization
Asnat Greenstein-Messica, Lior Rokach, and Asaf Shabtai

Analysis of Roles in Engaging Contentious Online Discussions in Science 
Noriko Hara and Madelyn Rose Sanfilippo 

Web Citations in Patents: Evidence of Technological Impact?
Enrique Orduna-Malea, Mike Thelwall, and Kayvan Kousha

Exploring Characteristics of Highly Cited Authors According to Citation Location and Content
Juyoung An, Namhee Kim, Min-Yen Kan, Muthu Kumar Chandrasekaran, and Min Song

SlideShare Presentations, Citations, Users, and Trends: A Professional Site with Academic and Educational Uses
Mike Thelwall and Kayvan Kousha

Goodreads Reviews to Assess the Wider Impacts of Books
Kayvan Kousha, Mike Thelwall, and Mahshid Abdoli

News Stories as Evidence for Research? BBC Citations from Articles, Books, and Wikipedia
Kayvan Kousha and Mike Thelwall 



Call for Caution in the Use of Bibliometric Data
Erwin Krauskopf  


Access to Scientific Research: Challenges Facing Communication in STM. David J. Brown. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2016. 423 pp. (Hardcover 93.41 €). (Hardcover). (ISBN: 9783110376169). 
John M. Budd


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