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Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science
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Volume 31, Issue 4 - Dec 1997
Volume 31, Issue 3 - Sep 1997
Volume 31, Issue 2 - Jun 1997
Volume 31, Issue 1 - Mar 1997
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A Study on Job Satisfaction for Academic Librarians
Ryu In-Seok ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 7~33
Job satisfaction can affect not only physical and mental health in an individual's life but also productivity and job performance in an organzational setting. This study investigate the level of the academic librarians' job satisfaction in Korea. As the results of this investigation, the librarian or the university administrator and futhermore the government autorities must attempt to know of needs of academic librarians to improve of job satisfaction. Consequence of this study is conducive to the establishment of the academic librarians's personnel management and the advancement of academic library in Korea.
A System Study for the Design of a R&D Information System: the Case of the Korea Electronic Power Research Institute
Lee Jae-Whoan ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 35~58
This study analyzes the information environmental factors which should be considered for the design of a R&D information system, with an example of the Korea Electronic Power Research Institute (KEPRI). Utilizing a system study method, this study suggests how the information environmental factors should be reflected into the design of the R&D information system.
East Asian American Character's Characteristics in Children's Fictional Literature
Han Yoon-Ok ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 59~77
Multicultural literature serves as a device for mutual understanding of different cultural. racial, and ethnic groups. This sort of literature is like a window through which a reader can see what other value systems are. It also helps minority children discover their own cultural past and develop a sense of belonging. The purpose of this study is to investigate the general characteristics of East Asian American characters in English language children's fiction and to highlight the differences among three groups : Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, and Korean Americans.
A Study on "New Chronological Book Number"
Kim Sung-Won ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 79~93
The Book number, which used to distinguish an individual book from every other book in the same class for easy arrangement and retrieval, can be classified into accession order book number, alphabetical book number. and chronological book number. Nowdays' incredible developing speed of knowledge change the standard of information value, the newest is the best, and user behavior, to seek the newest first. To deal with these changes, libraries need to classify the newest information into the same place. Hoping this system can be adopted in the korean libraries, I introduce the characteristics and structures of
New Chronological Book Number
which was designed to deal with library's need and examine the features of alphabetical arrangement of it.
A Study on the Factors Affecting Unanswered Reference/Information Service in University Libraries
Lee Sook-Hee ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 95~119
The purpose of this study is to examine the relationships among the factors affecting unanswered reference/information service and to suggest alternative steps which would overcome the unsatisfactory outcome in reference/information service policy. A questionnaire on the quality of reference/information service was developed to survey librarians and users in 10 different private and national university libraries. About half of 500 responses indicated dissatisfaction with the reference/information service and 10 variables were eventually identified as the primary factors which have significant relationships with users's satisfaction. Collection variables were identified as major factors associated with the unanswered service but the analysis of each factor's influence on a reference/information transaction has shown that there exist significant relationships among variables of librarian and environmental variables and the users' satisfaction. Tiered or non-tiered reference/information service showed positive relationships with collection and environmental factors.
The Education Direction of the Library and Information Science.
Kim Myung-Ok ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 121~138
From 1996, Some universities tried to reform the educational systems in Korea. Almost all departments of university except some departments are integrated In large subjects. humanities, social sciences ect. This study is on the relationship between the university education and a science, the Library and Information science position, the merits and demerits of the reformated educational system and it tries to suggest the educational direction of the library and information science.
A Study on the Organizational Effectiveness of University Libraries
Yoon Hye-Young ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 139~175
This study attempts to assess university library organizational effectiveness and to develop an instrument to measure the construct. Major findings of the study are as follows. First, organizational effectiveness criteria can be reduced to fifteen factors. Second, four distinct clusters of libraries are identified, each showing a unique effectiveness profile. Third, there are significant differences in dimensions of organizational effectiveness according to the number of users, full-time staff, unit and position to which respondents belong. The investigation shows that organizational effectiveness of university libraries is, indeed, a multidimensional construct, implying that no single measure of effectiveness Is sufficient to describe an organization.
An Exploratory Study of Performances between a Subject Directory and Keyword Search Engine in the Network Databases
Lee Myeong-Hee ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 177~197
The study measured whether two search engines retrieve different Web documents for 6 queries. Two different search engines, Alta Vista in terms of keyword search engines and Yahoo in terms of subject directory engines were measured using as criteria, total number of documents retrieved, total number of relevant documents retrieved, recall and precision ratios. In addition, Alta Vista was suitable for specific and technical terms, while Yahoo was effective for general and plain terms. However, more elaborate research needs to be tested in terms of query characteristics.
Design and Implementation of the Internet Metadata Retrieval and Management System
Lee Won-Suk ; Park Kyoung-Yong ; Yang Young-Jong ; Jeong Hyo-Taek ; Kim Soon-Yong ; Lee Kyu-Chul ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 199~215
The Internet has gained popularity because it provides various information in digital format. However, it is very difficult to provide methods which make it possible to search adequate information resource from bulk of Internet information. In this paper, we define a SGML metadata DTD, named SeriCore, and design and implement a metadata retrieval and management system which can store, retrieve and manage the Internet metadata efficiently.
A Study of the Future Direction and Model Development for the 21 Century Public Library
Han Sang-Wan ; Suh Hye-Ran ; Kwak Chul-Wan ;
Journal of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, volume 31, issue 2, 1997, Pages 217~237
The purpose of this study is to provide the development direction and model for the 21 century public library. The 21 century public library should have the accessiblity for everyone and provide the satisfaction for all kind of information needs. For these, public libraries would be organized by the type of users and topics and share the resources with others. Staff should be hired by the certification based upon education, research, and experience. For the models of public libraries, there were divided to three types : metro, midium, and small rural type of libraries.