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Volume 42, Issue 4 - Oct 2011
Volume 42, Issue 3 - Jul 2011
Volume 42, Issue 2 - Apr 2011
Volume 42, Issue 1 - Jan 2011
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Global Dissemination of Domestic Scholarly Journals Using DOI and Open Access
Seo, Tae-Sul ; Choi, Hee-Yoon ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 1~21
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.001
The purpose of this study is to suggest a model for increasing international use of Korean scholarly journals. Recently DOI and open access are remarkable from the standpoint of increasing the opportunity of global exposition and citation of domestic scholarly journal papers. The data used in investigation and analysis were from KAMJE, KISTI, DOAJ and SCIMAGO. The model comprising DOI service and open access is obtained through analyzing DOI and open access utilization models and investigation on both.
Analysis on the Perception of the Service Quality and Satisfaction on the Electronic Journals of Medical Library Users
Cho, Hwa-Sun ; Oh, Dong-Geun ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 23~37
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.023
This study has surveyed the professors and graduate students of school of medicine at K university, to analyze the medical library users` service quality perceptions on electronic journals and their effects on the customer satisfaction. Two groups of faculty members and graduate students has statistically significant different perceptions on the service quality of electronic journals. Among four sub-dimensions of service quality, there are no statistically significant differences in the perceptions between two groups in convenience of use, accessability, and content resources, but there is significant differences in supportiveness between two groups. In the perceptions on the satisfaction and value, faculty group has significantly higher perceptions on both of them. The most influential dimension of the service quality of the electronic journal for the perception on the satisfaction is supportiveness followed by convenience of use and content resources. Moderating effect of value on service quality, its sub-dimensions, and satisfaction is not proved statistically.
A Study on the Expansion of Meta-Tag for Research Data in Scholarly Service Type of OpenURL
Kim, Sun-Tae ; Lee, Tae-Young ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 39~58
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.039
This paper presents a meta-tag expanded from scholarly service types of OpenURL written in Key/Encoded-Value format, after analyzing new scholarly service types and DataCite metadata elements which are for research data publishing and services. So far, OpenURL Z39.88 standard, KEVFormat: Sch-Svc, supporting six scholarly service type only, the expansion of this standard is needed for a research data circulation. New eight scholarly service types were extracted, after analyzing and comparing with the Scopus, Web of Science, and NDSL services. And nine representative attributes were extracted, after analyzing intensively the DataCite`s
A Study of ST Material Storage Space Analysis and Expanding Plan: Case Study for KISTI
Lee, Seon-Hee ; Yoon, Hee-Yoon ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 59~74
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.059
Despite of increasing digital materials, it is still important to collect print materials and keep their storage space for national level self supporting system as a science and technology(ST) material import country. In order to deal with the storage space issue, we conducted a ST material storage space and its expanding plan for Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information(KISTI). This paper examined first the domestic and overseas standard for the library stack space, analyzed current KISTI library stack space, and finally forecasted its demand in 2020 based on the increasing rate of the stack space. The expanding plans are suggested at the individual library level and also at the cooperative library storage facilities. The results of this paper will help that other libraries diagnose the present status and forecast the future library stack space when they face with the similar problems as it is examined in the KISTI case.
Domain Analysis on Electrical Engineering in Korea by Author Bibliographic Coupling Analysis
Byun, Ji-Hye ; Chung, Eun-Kyung ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 75~94
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.075
The purpose of this study is to analyze the domain on the field of Electrical Engineering in Korea by the author bibliographic coupling analysis. The data set contains a total of 2,157 articles from two core journals with 23,411 citation data from 2005 to 2009 published in two prestigious journals. In order to achieve the purpose of this study, MDS analysis, clustering analysis and network analysis were used to examine core subject areas. In addition, the centrality analysis in the weighted networks was used to explore the key authors in this field such as the top global centrality authors and the top local centrality authors. The findings of this study can be utilized to guide the current research trend and author network for collection development and information services in the field of Electrical Engineering.
Skills Development Programmes and Activities for LIS Professionals in India: A Road Map For South Asian Countries
Ramesha, Ramesha ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 95~113
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.095
The new millennium with mystifying convergence of IT has opened new challenges to LIS profession. This has resulted to continuous skill development and lifelong learning, for capacity building in consonant with contemporary changes. The LIS profession in India has created several mechanisms to organize and conduct several skills development programmes through which professionals are continuously enabled to update their professional knowledge and skills, in practice and teaching. There is a good organizational infrastructure and identified areas related to the recent developmental trends and as such LIS professionals and educators have facilities for updating their knowledge at veritable levels and intervals. The paper has surveyed programmes conducted by different organizations at different levels and highlights the aspects of the organizational infrastructure and the emergent areas of applications in LIS teaching, research and professional practices in India. The selection of areas and subjects for various skill development programmes suggest the competencies acquired by the LIS professionals from India, and the empowerment of their professional knowledge can be of immense value to its neighbouring countries. The paper highlights the knowledge and competencies of the LIS professionals in India and the broad-based facilities available here which can be a model for those countries which are seeking to utilize the LIS human resources from this part of the sub-continent. The paper in this circumstance surveyed on the institutional infrastructure for skill developmental opportunities available in India which would meet such requirements within and to the countries outside in the South Asian region seeking its collaboration in such manpower development work.
A Study on the Policy on Digital Contents Archiving in the Field of Science and Technology
Kwak, Seung-Jin ; Choi, Jae-Hwang ; Bae, Kyung-Jae ; Jung, Young-Mi ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 115~136
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.115
Recently, the cases of archiving for digital contents are being increased throughout the world. Owing to the characteristics of digital contents including the issues on volatile property and authenticity, preservation weakness, and aging in the reproductive tool, it requires special management for long-term preservation. A successful digital archiving seems to be possible in the stage-oriented practice through the cooperation of interested organizations based on the systematically established and stipulated policy. This is the basic study that was designed for the establishment of the policy on digital contents archiving in KISTI(Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information), which is a representative organization for the distribution of science and technology information. By investigating and analyzing the cases of overseas policies on digital contents archiving, it intended to understand the framework of digital archiving policy while suggesting measures on the macroscopic items that were included in the archiving policies through the interview conducted to expert groups.
Headword Finding System Using Document Expansion
Kim, Jae-Hoon ; Kim, Hyung-Chul ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 137~154
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.137
A headword finding system is defined as an information retrieval system using a word gloss as a query. We use the gloss as a document in order to implement such a system. Generally the gloss is very short in length and then makes very difficult to find the most proper headword for a given query. To alleviate this problem, we expand the document using the concept of query expansion in information retrieval. In this paper, we use 2 document expansion methods : gloss expansion and similar word expansion. The former is the process of inserting glosses of words, which include in the document, into a seed document. The latter is also the process of inserting similar words into a seed document. We use a featureless clustering algorithm for getting the similar words. The performance (r-inclusion rate) amounts to almost 100% when the queries are word glosses and r is 16, and to 66.9% when the queries are written in person by users. Through several experiments, we have observed that the document expansions are very useful for the headword finding system. In the future, new measures including the r-inclusion rate of our proposed measure are required for performance evaluation of headword finding systems and new evaluation sets are also needed for objective assessment.
A Study on the Social and Cultural Characteristics of Web Queries
Kim, Seong-Hee ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 155~174
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.155
This study aims to focus on classifying the search engine queries according to web query topic and the different user intents behind web queries. First, we classified 10,000 web query data set by topic. The results showed that there was significant differences in interesting topics across time. Also, we categorized 500 popular queries in web search engine as informational, navigational, or transactional. As a result, 82 percent of web queries are informational in nature, with about 10.8 percent for navigational and 7.2 percent for transactional. This results will help establish the policy to provide internet contents based on user`s intent and also find out the social and cultural characteristics.
Evaluation of the Fiction Collection of Public Libraries Based on Use Factor
Yoon, Hee-Yoon ; Kim, Il-Young ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 175~194
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.175
This study evaluated the fiction collection of Korean public libraries by applying use factor and suggested various measures to enhance collection development function. As a result, while the collection building and borrowing ratios of Korean literature in literature collection by language were the highest at 62.6% and 54.3% respectively, the use factor was lower than the base value(1.00). And while the collection building and borrowing ratios of Korean contemporary fiction by item category were the highest at 65.60% and 51.36% respectively, the use factor was lower than the base value and the use factor by year is decreasing in recent years. The reason is because of poor collection development. Therefore, public library need to consider active alternatives such as establishment of the collection development policy and fiction collection development guideline, composition of the fiction material selection committee, adaption of the dedicated librarian system for fiction material development, development and utilization of a selection tool for fiction materials, and periodic evaluation of fiction collection.
A Study on the State of the Service-based Library 2.0 Through Web Site Analysis of Korean University Libraries
Noh, Dong-Jo ; Min, Sook-Hee ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 195~223
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.195
The purpose of this study is to determine the progress of the implementation of the Servicebased Library 2.0 in Korean university libraries. We assess the Service-based Library 2.0 based on the web site analysis of 179 different Korean university libraries. Highlights of our survey include: (1) The most accessed features of the Service-based Library 2.0, were the `Book Review`, `RSS`, `Tag & Tagging`, `Mobile App`, `Facet` and `Open API`. (2) Among 179 libraries, of the 16 different services offered by the Service-based Library 2.0, 145 libraries opted for 4 or fewer services offered through the Service, 3 libraries opted for 5-9 services and 3 libraries availed themselves of 10 or more services. (3) More national university libraries than private libraries are implementing Service-based Library 2.0, including such services as `Book Review`, `RSS`, `Mobile App`, `Facet`, `Blog`, `Twitter`, `Personnel service`, `SMS`, `Facebook`.
A Study on Social Media Marketing Strategies for Digital Libraries
Hwang, Jae-Young ; Koo, Chan-Mi ;
Journal of Information Management, volume 42, issue 4, 2011, Pages 225~242
DOI : 10.1633/JIM.2011.42.4.225
With the development of the IT and internet, companies try to use Blogs, Twitter, Facebook, smart phone for their marketing and customer relationship management. What is called social media marketing appear and it lead to new value creation to the company. However, until now most of libraries in Korea didn`t have much interest in marketing and PR. In recent, libraries are starting to be interested in marketing and social network service. Library try to use social network service for marketing. This research introduces the various cases and status of using social network service for marketing in Korea and international library field, analyzes these cases from a marketing perspective. Finally, this research suggests the considerations and successful strategy for using social media marketing in library field.