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Volume 26, Issue 4 - Dec 2009
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A Study of Retrieval Model Providing Relevant Sentences in Storytelling on Semantic Web
Lee, Tae-Young ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 7~34
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.007
Structures of stories, paragraphs, and sentences and inferences applied to indexing and searching were studied to construct the full-text and sentence retrieval system for storytelling. The system designed the database of stories, paragraphs, and sentences and the knowledge-base of inference rules to aid to write the story. The Knowledge-base comprised the files of story frames, paragraph scripts, and sentence logics made by mark-up languages like SWRL etc. able to operate in semantic web. It is necessary to establish more precise indexing language represented the sentences and to create a mark-up languages able to construct more accurate inference rules.
Analyzing the Factors Affecting the Successful Deployment of the Open Source Based Institutional Repositories
Hwang, Hye-Kyong ; Lee, Jee-Yeon ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 35~58
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.035
One of the main goals of providing open access is to vitalize the exchange of academic information by allowing access to the scholarly research outputs for everyone without the legal, financial, and technical barriers. We regard the use of the institutional repository as an open access enabler. In this study, we tried to make the factors, which enable the successful deployment of the institutional repository, explicit. We utilized literature review and case studies to generate the potential success factors for the institutional repository deployment. We verified the factors by having in-depth interviews with the subject matter experts. The resulting factors were organized as organizational, political, and technical ones. The organizational factors included the strong open access support by the organization heads. Under the policy factors, a number of issues such as selection of the core contents, minimum quality control, protection of the copyrights, forming supporting groups through active advertising, long-term preservation, incentive, and mandate, were included. The technical factors included easy submission, support for interoperability, and support for the publication activities.
Using Behavior Analysis and Improvement of Bookmark as Web nformation Management Tool
Min, Ji-Yeon ; Lee, Jee-Yeon ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 59~80
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.059
As the amount of web information grows, a bookmark has become an important tool to reuse web information effectively which is relevant to users` information needs. Thus, this study aimed to investigate how bookmarks are used as a management tool of web information, and what functions users require concerned with it. For this purpose, semi-structured interviews and observations were carried out from 5 respondents, and a survey was conducted to investigate the relationship between bookmark using behaviors and requirements for function improvement. The users who use bookmark less frequently think bookmark feature essential for the purpose of reusing web information.
Using Query Word Senses and User Feedback to Improve Precision of Search Engine
Yoon, Sung-Hee ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 81~92
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.081
This paper proposes a technique for improving performance using word senses and user feedback in web information retrieval, compared with the retrieval based on ambiguous user query and index. Disambiguation using query word senses can eliminating the irrelevant pages from the search result. According to semantic categories of nouns which are used as index for retrieval, we build the word sense knowledge-base and categorize the web pages. It can improve the precision of retrieval system with user feedback deciding the query sense and information seeking behavior to pages.
A Study on the Features of the Next Generation Search Services
Lee, Soo-Sang ; Lee, Soon-Young ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 93~112
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.093
Recently in the area of the information environment, there are lively discussions about search 2.0 which is representative of the next generation search services. In this study, we divide information search model into matching and linking models according the developmental stages. Therefore, on the one hand, we analyze the background, main concepts, related attributes and cases of the next generation search services and the other, we identify the representative keywords by the group analysis of various attributes and cases of it. The result shows that the main keywords such as social search, artificial intelligence and semantic search, and relation/network based search are representative of the search 2.0.
A Study on Implementation of XML-Based Information Retrieval System for Video Contents
Kim, Yong ; So, Min-Ho ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 113~128
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.113
Generally, a user uses briefly summarized video data and text information to search video contents. To provide fast and accurate search tool for video contents in the process of searching video contents, this study proposes a method to search video clips which was partitioned from video contents. To manage and control video contents and metadata, the proposed method creates structural information based on XML on a video and metadata, and saves the information into XML database. With the saved information, when a user try to search video contents, the results of user`s query to retrieve video contents would be provided through creating Xpath which has class structure information. Based on the proposed method, an information retrieval system for video clips was designed and implemented.
An Analysis of Impact Factors on the Number of Users of Public Libraries
Choi, Hee-Kon ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 129~146
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.129
The purpose of this study is to comprehensively analyze which kind of factors have an effect on the number of users in the public libraries. For this, this study analyzed various factors, such as personnel, collection, budget, event, influenced on the number of their users of 55 public libraries in Seoul. The results of this study indicated that the number of users in the public libraries is influenced by the number of their seat, librarian, the building size and the number of librarian. Besides, the result of multiple regression analysis to verify these regression models was revealed that the factor influenced on the number of users of public libraries is only the number of seat. The result of this study is expected to practically use in establishing the plan to increase the number of their users in public libraries.
A Study on Career Movement and Career Development of Librarians Workforce
Noh, Young-Hee ; Ahn, In-Ja ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 147~168
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.147
Professions with librarianship can be found in various fields. It includes all different kinds of libraries, including academic, public, special, and school libraries. Moreover, there are national and commercial information distribution bodies, and other bodies supporting the national body such as library automation companies, library supply companies, and library outsourcing companies. Careers of those who have studied in library and information science could be developed in all these fields. High flexibility and labour turnover can be expected due to the wide range of career fields. Nevertheless, there have been very little studies reflecting the reasons of high level of turnovers and flexibility in librarian workforce. Therefore, this paper invastigates career movement and development of librarian as a foundation stone of further researches. It also analyzes career development process of librarians, including career paths of those working in libraries and other related areas, their efforts for career development, factors influencing their career movements.
A Study on Factors which affect Immediacy Indexes for Biology Journals
Shin, Eun-Ja ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 169~186
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.169
This paper examined what factors affect the immediacy index showing the average number of times an article is cited in the year it is published. Not only Seventy-one immediacy indexes for subject field biology on JCR 2008 edition were gathered, but also many characteristics of scholarly journals that may influence the indexes directly or indirectly were aggregated. Simple correlation coefficient analysis, factor analysis, and regression analysis were performed on the paper. Therefore factors such as physical volume, availability, forthcoming issue, age and language explaining 67.64% of total variance were identified. After regression analysis using these factors as independent variables, the results were statistically significant. The results showed physical volumes, the total pages of publication, have an influence upon immediacy indexes obviously, although it is expected that journal reputations may affect immediacy indexes. Generally open access journals had high immediacy indexes. High ranked journals on immediacy index were apt to be issued frequently, uploaded very often on PMC, and published in major countries including United States and United Kingdom.
Measuring the Coverage of Book Collection in the National Library of Korea
Chang, Hye-Rhan ; Hong, Hyun-Jin ; Noh, Young-hee ; Oh, Eui-Kyung ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 187~200
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.187
The purpose of the national library is to collect all publications as part of the national heritage and preserve them. This study is undertaken to determine the coverage of the book collection of the National Library of Korea. Bibliographies for the year 2007 and 2008 publications are obtained from the Kyobo Book Centre and sampled 10 % systematically to be used as checklists. Coverage was determined by searching the citations against the OPAC of the National Library of Korea. Results indicate 92.25% of coverage for the books published in 2008, 78.10% coverage for the books published in 2007, and the cumulative coverage is 85.16%. The analysis shows time lag and subject fields with low coverage. Results are compared with previous studies. Reasons for the unpossessed books, such as delay of deposit and publisher characteristics, are identified. Recommendations for the coverage improvements and future research are suggested.
A Study on the Volunteer Activity Management of Public Libraries
Cho, Chan-Sik ; Cho, Mi-Ah ; Oh, Ji-Eun ; Oh, Su-Jin ; Kim, Won-Jin ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 201~226
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.201
As the volunteer activity has become universal, volunteers of public libraries have also grown both quantitatively and qualitatively. In this context, this study builds a theoretical background on the volunteer activity of public libraries; examines the volunteer activity management of public libraries using survey method including its planning, personal management and administration; and suggests some recommendations to promote the voluntary activity of public libraries. By so doing, this study aims at enhancing our understanding on the volunteer activity management of public libraries.
A Study on Preservation Description Elements of National Records based on PDI(Preservation Description Information) in OAIS Model
Woo, Hak-Myung ; Kim, Hee-Jung ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 227~248
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.227
In this study, description elements of National Archives of Korea(NAK) and National Assembly Archives(NAA) were collected and analysed based on PDI(Preservation Description Information) of OAIS Reference Model(ISO 14721). As for NAK, records management guideline published in 2009 and metadata standards published in 2007 were analysed. As for NAA, Records management manual published in 2009 and metadata applied in national assembly records management system were analysed with group interviews. As a result, improved metadata details and sub-elements were suggested based on OAIS PDI concepts and Calanag`s and Russell`s research.
A Qualitative Study on the Information Seeking Conducted by Surveillants Against the Public Sector Organizations in Korea
Yim, Jin-Hee ; Lee, Zoon-Ky ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 249~276
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.249
The purpose of this study is to investigate the information-seeking procedure of surveillants against public sector organizations in Korea. The surveillants used accountability mechanisms such as National Assembly Inspection and information disclosure to find out information they wanted. Examples of such group include social activists, professional supervisors, aides of the National Assembly congressman and the press members. Using data collected by in-depth interviews and participative observations, we studied their information seeking behaviors and factors that affect the procedure. Based on the Grounded Theory approach, we first generated 56 concepts, 17 categories and 6 super-categories about the participants` feeling, experiences and perception related to their information seeking. Then we developed a factor model among those generated concepts. The main contributions of this study are a) the results provide a useful guidance for the public information seekers b) we draw the requirements for enhancing public sector organizations` information management systems.
A Study on Designing and Developing Guidelines for Evaluation of Web Oral History Archives Information System
Choi, Eun-Ju ; Lee, Jung-Yeoun ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 277~298
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.277
This study discussed on production, procedures of collection, accessibility, copyright of archival records for designing oral history archive information system, and aimed to suggest practical standards by developing guidelines for evaluation and building of web oral history archives. For this, based on evaluation framework, guidelines for evaluation designed by researchers were applied to five domestic and foreign web oral history archives as case study analysis. Base on the results of the analysis, some possible suggestions were made for building successful web oral history archive information system in Korea.
A Study on English Library Marketing and Reading Programs
Oh, Kyung-Mook ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 299~318
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.299
The ideas of user oriented service wasn`t a major issue in libraries in the past decade. However, from now on, our library visitors have choices in the book selection processes, and the library may not be the first choice for their information demands. Competitors such as museum, culture center, and even private reading academy are those who anticipate user demands and satisfy them before the librarians do. What may have been perceived as excellent service a few years ago is not acceptable today anymore in the library. This study reveals current situation of English library collection and their practice as a sound English learning tool for Korean students. The researcher introduces library Marketing Concept and Reading Programs as an effective management tool.
A Study on an Automatic Alignment Method of Distributed Ontology by Using Semantic Distance Measure Method
Hwang, Sang-Kyu ; Byun, Yeong-Tae ;
Journal of the Korean Society for information Management, volume 26, issue 4, 2009, Pages 319~336
DOI : 10.3743/KOSIM.2009.26.4.319
Semantic web technology is the evolution of current World Wide Web including a machine-understandable knowledge database, ontology, it may be enable machine and people to work together. However, problems arise when we try to communicate with different data, which are annotated by different ontologies created by different people with different concepts. Thus, to communicate between ontologies, it needs to align between heterogeneous ontologies. When it is aligned between concept nodes of heterogeneous ontologies, one of main problems is a misalignment situation caused by false negative of automatic ontology mapping. So, in this paper, we present a new method to minimize the false negative error in the process of aligning concept nodes of different ontology.