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Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science
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Volume 17, Issue 2 - Dec 2006
Volume 17, Issue 1 - Jun 2006
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The Present Stage and Prospects of the Reading Campaign in Korea: with Special Reference to 'One Book, One City' Projects
Lee, Yong-Jae ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 5~25
This study explored 'One Book, One City' projects which are being spread in Korea, with the perspective to broaden the horizon of 'Library Movement' and 'Reading Campaign' of Korea. 'One Book, One City' projects have been spread in North America during recent years, and they are reported as successful reading campaign in many communities, Many Korean cities are promoting 'One Book, One City' project diversely. This study examined the meaning and value of the projects, and analyzed the present situation of the projects which are being propelled in some cities of Korea. Finally, this study looked into the special features of Korean 'One Book, One City' projects and provided some suggestions for the ways or strategies to develop the 'One Book, One City projects. which are appropriate for the Korean society.
A Study on Facilitating School Library Reading Programs
Chang, Yun-Keum ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 27~46
The purpose of this research is to identify critical factors for facilitating school library reading programs and to develop guidelines for school library development. For this. relevant studies including several school library case studies were reviewed and analyzed. Also a survey was conducted for school library personnel. The survey findings showed that there was still lack of consensus on defining school library reading programs or school library use programs. Moreover, it is also found that in most cases school libraries neither have professional school librarians nor provide appropriate training to them. As a result it is recommended that for developing effective reading programs, school libraries need to fix the current problems and try to develop collection development plans for supporting reading programs, in cooperation with classroom teachers to develop library reading programs as a part of the curriculum. and ultimately with local public libraries.
An Experimental Study on Reading Effect of E-book
Hoang, Gum-Sook ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 47~62
The purpose of this study is to identify reading effect of e-book versus printed book. For this purpose, 8 elementary school students participated in the reading project. The participants of this project read 'A'(printed book) and 'B'(e-book) literary works and were tested reading comprehension. According to conclusion of the study, there is no difference between printed book and e-book on reading effect. It is expected that this result can be used for e-library management and reading education.
A Study on Selection Efficiency Scheme in Children's Books through Subject Analysis of The Newbery Medal Winner's Books
Jang, Ji-Sug ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 63~79
This study suggested the necessity of subject access for understanding on the contents of children's books which library would select children's books efficiently. Especially it was presented examples of efficiency on subject access analyzing Korean translation fiction of Newbery Medal Winner's books. Besides subject on the contents of books, it suggested fiction genre and gender and age of protagonist as elements which should be taken into account in process of Subject Headings development.
A Study on the Promotion of Elementary School Children's Reading: Focusing on Utilizing Children's Books in Reading Lessons
Kim, Young-Seok ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 81~98
The main aim of this study is to discover ways of promoting elementary school children's reading. The study provides a feasibility analysis of utilizing children's books in reading lessons, which is proposed as one of the ways. The contents of the four reading textbooks for Year 1 and 2 in Korea were analyzed and it was examined what and how children learn in reading lessons. The contents and methods of reading lessons in the UK and the USA were also investigated. It is considered that utilizing children's books in reading lessons which is the proposed way for promoting children's reading corresponds well with the goal of the curriculum of Korean. There is a high feasibility of applying the way to elementary schools in Korea. This is because the way has more advantages than the present textbook based reading lessons and the way is well utilized in elementary schools in the UK.
A Study on the Reading Promotion Activities to Expand Social Roles of Public Libraries
Lee, Yong-Hun ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 99~113
As society has more interest in reading activities, it has become possible to secure social value of libraries through the promotion of reading. In this regard, the study aimed to analyze social tasks that the libraries face and suggest concrete methods through bibliographical examination. Currently, various regions of the nation have an increasing interest in libraries, particularly, children's libraries. The public libraries can expand their social roles by meeting these social requests. As a variety of activities by the public libraries to promote reading have helped people recognize the importance of libraries, more aggressive reading promotion activities are considered to help expand the roles of the public libraries and secure social base. Accordingly, the libraries need to take the initiative in implementing various measures by establishing a committee to adjust various reading promotion activities in the government and the public and private sectors, coming up with legal base, pursuing development of voluntary reading promotion programs, establishing an information network for reading and books, publishing book reviews, leading campaign for reading and reading promotion activities, supporting reading at home and expanding award system with regard to the promotion of reading.
A Study on the Operation of the Bibliotherapy Program for Housewives
Kim, Soo-Kyoung ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 115~134
The study is intended to plan and apply developmental bibliotherapy program to housewives. Two bibliotherapy programs were proceeded in Pusan Namgu Public Library. One was to care for wounded emotions through general course of bibliotherapy. The other was to redefine participants' life through their languages in the advanced course of bibliotherapy program. The study evaluate on result of the bibliotherapy program for housewives.
A Study on the Instructional Contents and Strategies for School Library Media Specialist Education
Kim, Jong-Sung ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 135~159
The purpose of this paper is to study the instructional contents and strategies for school library media specialist education in Korean Library and Information Science. The writer insist several aspects of instructional contents should be emphasized for relevant school library media specialist education. Instructional contents for philosophical and conceptual aspect of school library and media specialist, knowledge and experience for literature for children and young adult, and knowledge and technique for teaching and instruction at field are those. And the writer suggests LIS education for media specialist should be able to let the students stand on the strong professional sprit, help adapt themselves to school practice, and make them a professor of literature.
A Study of the Operation on the Bibliotherapy Program: A Case Study of Public Libraries in Ulsan
Kim, Soon-Hwa ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 161~181
This study was analyzed for the managerial status of Bibliotherapy Programs in the public library. For this, managerial methods and contents. reactions and problems of participants were considered, and also the capability of adaptability in local libraries was groped. Based on the understandings of Man's pain and grief, patterns of library centered Bibliotherapy Program were emphasized for participants to attend the course of the therapy called 'the pattern of experience' directly.
The Study of Reading Assessment Tools from a Psychological Standpoint of Readers
Choi, Yeon-Mi ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 183~200
Now, more than any other time, education experts in Korea are focusing on the importance of reading. Based on this circumstance. it is necessary to introduce and develop reading assessments in the library and information science. The research introduces reading assessment tools from a psychological standpoint for the purpose of increasing reading efficiency through literature reviews. There are four categories reading attitude, interest, motivation and perception on reading. Also the research presents the suggestion to make a new reading assessment tool at a later time. When developing reading assessment tools from a psychological standpoint, it is necessary to establish the items through which how a student feels himself or herself as a reader, and subsequently how teachers, parents, and friends feel the student as a reader. Besides establishing of these appropriate items. a developer should provide directions for administration and interpretation.
Bibliotherapy for Aging
Chang, Duk-Hyun ; Jang, Young-Nam ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 201~221
This paper attempts to highlight such issues as the personal psychological problems due to the aging, and tries to investigate the effectiveness and the potentials of bibliotherapy to heal the wounded hearts of people who suffer from aging. Portrayed through a qualitative surveys and interviews with five subjects selected by the researchers, discussions were elaborated around three factors such as physical, cognitive. and social factors. The participants. throughout the study, came to understand and to narrate their own problems objectively and to discern their wounds. It was also observed that they felt relieved and stable after reading the books presented by the researchers. As a result, physical decline. isolation from family members, solitude in society and decline of self-esteem they have experienced since their mid-40s were recognized as natural changes from aging which were to overcome.
A Case Study on Bibliotherapy Program for the Stress Coping of Elementary School Children
Choi, Sun-Ok ; Han, Yoon-Ok ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 223~248
The bibliotherapy program was carried out in the 'S' elementary school in Kyonggi province. Korea for the fourth grader children in order to measure the grade of stresses which they experience and coping styles. and to find what kind of changes in terms of the grade of stress and coping styles over stress through the bibliotherapy program. Especially, it was going to understand elementary school children's stresses and coping styles, and verify effects of the bibliotherapy program as a device of helping amicable adoption for the various stress which they experience, and they come to experience.
A Study on the Operation Model of Continuing Education for Academic Librarians
Hwang, Ok-Gyung ; Oh, Se-Hoon ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 249~263
The purpose of the study was to investigate the continuing education model desired by the academic librarians in the present digital environment. For this purpose the study undertook a questionnaire survey of academic librarians in Korea. As a result it was shown that 61.4% of the librarians participated more than once(average 2.6 times) in the continuing education program during the last one year. The most preferred program type was one week or 2-3 days workshop. The theme of the program was regarded the most important factor for the activation of the continuing education. and the preferred theme of the program was user instruction. information retrieval. electronic licensing. planning and strategy, library marketing, virtual reference service etc.
A Study on the Antecedents of Career Indecision for Prospective Librarians
Choi, Jung-Hee ; Choi, Byung-Woo ; Ahn, In-Ja ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 265~283
This study attempts to analyze factors that influence the level of career indecision for prospective librarians. To this end, an empirical study was conducted on the students from the department of Library & Information Science at universities located in Seoul, Kyunggi and Choong Chung Areas. Exogenous variables included personal, organizational and institutional characteristics. The result of analysis using the Structural Equation Model reveals that personal characteristics of students affect the level of career indecision whereas organizational and institutional characteristics do not have any statistical significance in career indecision. This suggests that, in order to raise the career decision level of prospective librarians. there is a need to develop programs to enhance occupational ego-identity and self-efficacy and to provide organizational and institutional supports, including better curriculum, improved practical ability and qualifications as librarians. This study also discusses its limits and areas for future research.
A Study of Ontology Construction Using Thesaurus: Transformation of Thesaurus into SKOS
Han, Sung-Kook ; Lee, Hyun-Sil ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 285~303
This study suggests the method of converting thesauri to SKOS step by step and it is formalized in three stages of the conversion process. The study develops output and guidelines for each stage. The converting stages are: (1) Collecting and analyzing thesauri for understanding about structure of terms and semantics of relation. (2) Defining the conversion method and creating ontology of the thesauri. (3) Examining the preservation of forms and various semantic relations between the thesauri and then creating SKOS ontology. This method can be applied to the thesauruses with complicated relations in concepts. In the future, it is needed to have an embodiment of conversion after making the algorithm of conversion by stage with the method suggested in this research.
A Study on Wireless Information Services Based on WiBro Service
Kim, Yong ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 305~324
The requirements to use high speed internet under wireless environment are increased. To satisfy the requirements. the WiBro service combining high speed of wired internet service with mobility of wireless internet service will be launched as an alternative. This paper reviews and analyzes its overview, features, and comparison with existing mobile internet and wireless LAN in the information providing aspect. This paper also proposes how to adapt mobile information service and how to satisfy the requirements to construct mobile library based on the WiBro service. With the current problems in mobile-based information services provided by libraries. especially this paper proposes information service areas. considerations to provide information services, and service provisioning method based on the WiBro service.
A Study on the Library Space in the Emerging Ubiquitous Environment
Cha, Mik-Yeong ;
Journal of the Korean BIBLIA Society for library and Information Science, volume 17, issue 1, 2006, Pages 325~343
The library space has historically been influenced by the change of its information and social environment. This paper describes the effect of ubiquitous environment on the library's space, by literature review, case analysis. and focus-group interview of 5 undergraduate students. The results show that the library's physical place is still important for users, and suggest the library information space design and management need to reflect the open-ness and the interactive-ness of the ubiquitous space.