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Task-based navigation of a taxonomy interface to a digital repository
Introduction. This is a study of hierarchical navigation; how users browse a taxonomy-based interface to an organizational repository to locate information resources. The study is part of a project to develop a taxonomy ...
Automatic indexing of medical literature using phrase matching: an exploratory study
This study sought to find out to what extent phrase matching could be used to automatically assign MeSH headings and subheadings to abstracts of journal articles. A phrase matching program was written using Turbo Prolog. ...
A method for extracting causal knowledge from textual databases
This paper describes the first phase of a project to develop a knowledge extraction and knowledge discovery system that extracts causal knowledge from a textual database automatically, and attempts to infer new causal ...
Trust cues fostering initial consumers' trust : usability inspection of nutrition and healthcare websites
The number of nutrition and healthcare websites increasing dramatically has prompted concerns over the quality of information found in these websites. How do nutrition and healthcare sites fare in fostering trust in ...
Collaboration in LIS education in the Asean region and beyond: issues and trends
The paper describes the author’s experience in regional collaboration activities in LIS education. The author found that networks and relationships formed through organizing and participating in conferences and workshops ...
The importance of fiction to the Raffles Library, Singapore, during the long nineteenth-century
One of the main controversies in the world of librarianship in the latter half of the nineteenth and early part of the twentieth century was the role of fiction in the public libraries of North America and United Kingdom. ...