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Volume 34, Issue 4 - Dec 2003
Volume 34, Issue 3 - Sep 2003
Volume 34, Issue 2 - Jun 2003
Volume 34, Issue 1 - Mar 2003
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New Trend of Scholarly Communication : Open Access
Lee, Too-Young ; Hwang, Ok-Gyung ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 34, issue 2, 2003, Pages 1~23
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2003.34.2.001
The serials pricing and licensing crises have caused the problem of limited access to scholarly information and the problem of its preservation. To cope with these crises, various types of scholarly communication models are under study now. Open Access is one of the possible solutions among these new trials. This study has investigated the history of Open Access, articulated the first considerations for the spread of Open Access, and proposed the role of librarians during the progress.
A Study on the e-Book Service of University Library
Nam, Tae-Woo ; Kim, Jin-A ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 34, issue 2, 2003, Pages 25~53
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2003.34.2.025
Libraries have a variety of resources due to the endless changes of the library environment. Electronic resources have become the one of the important library resources. As an electronic resource, e-Book has emerged recently and is worth of notice to be a great resource in the libraries. This study reviews the history and special features of the e-Book. This paper analyzes the functions and problems of e-Book and changes of the library services related e-Book. The purpose of the study is to point out the problems and suggest the possible solutions of e-Book usages in the university libraries by the survey.
An Analysis of Information Visualization Problems using User Interface Design Principles
Lee, Jee-Yeon ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 34, issue 2, 2003, Pages 67~88
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2003.34.2.067
There have been increased interests in information visualization. Information visualization has been considered as a way to summarize textual data so that the users can access large amount of data more efficiently and effectively. However, many information visualization techniques stem from scientific visualization techniques, which might be difficult for the regular users to understand. More importantly, the system models used by most of the information visualization techniques do not have real world counterpart. For example, most of the users do not represent or process the textual data in terms of fisheye view or a topological map. This means that there is no affordance on the current information visualization systems from the users point of view. In this paper, we analyzed this problem by using the user interface design principles to point out what lacks in the current information visualization systems. More specifically, we have applied Nielson`s Heuristic Evaluation technique to review four representative information visualization techniques. The analysis results confirmed our original hypothesis on why the current information visualization systems are not part of the mainstream information systems. Finally, we suggested to invest more efforts in improving the currently prevalent and familiar bullet list type textual information presentation method based on the usability studies and the intelligent content analysis.
Management Strategy of Corporate Library in the Competitive Corporate Environment
Min, Yoon-Kyung ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 34, issue 2, 2003, Pages 89~105
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2003.34.2.089
The change of corporate business environment according to the worldwide competitiveness and the development of information technology threaten the survival of corporate libraries. Corporate libraries have to redesign their services and prove the significance of existence within their company. This paper examines the competitive corporate environment of corporate libraries, and the effective management strategy of corporate libraries. Also management strategies of two corporate libraries are analyzed.
A Study on the Present Analysis and Active Usage Strategies for Digital Conference Materials : a case of KISTI
Choi, Seon-Heui ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 34, issue 2, 2003, Pages 107~123
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2003.34.2.107
This paper investigates the present state of organization and services of digital conference materials with the KISTI`s collections. The results can be used in construction of collection development policy and information organization and services via local library automation systems.