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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Information in Contemporary Society

14th International Conference, iConference 2019, Washington, DC, USA, March 31–April 3, 2019, Proceedings

Editors: Taylor, N.G., Christian-Lamb, C., Martin, M.H., Nardi, B. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information in Contemporary Society, iConference 2019, held in Washington, DC, USA, in March/April 2019.

The 44 full papers and 33 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 133 submitted full papers and 88 submitted short papers. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: Scientific work and data practices; methodological concerns in (big) data research; concerns about “smart” interactions and privacy; identity questions in online communities; measuring and tracking scientific literature; limits and affordances of automation; collecting data about vulnerable populations; supporting communities through public libraries and infrastructure; information behaviors in academic environments; data-driven storytelling and modeling; online activism; digital libraries, curation and preservation; social-media text mining and sentiment analysis; data and information in the public sphere; engaging with multi-media content; understanding online behaviors and experiences; algorithms at work; innovation and professionalization in technology communities; information behaviors on Twitter; data mining and NLP; informing technology design through offline experiences; digital tools for health management; environmental and visual literacy; and addressing social problems in iSchool research.

Table of contents (77 chapters)

Table of contents (77 chapters)
  • A Comparative Study of Biological Scientists’ Data Sharing Between Genome Sequence Data and Lab Experiment Data

    Pages 3-14

    Kim, Youngseek

  • Surfacing Data Change in Scientific Work

    Pages 15-26

    Paine, Drew (et al.)

  • Understanding Hackathons for Science: Collaboration, Affordances, and Outcomes

    Pages 27-37

    Pe-Than, Ei Pa Pa (et al.)

  • Modeling the Process of Information Encountering Based on the Analysis of Secondary Data

    Pages 41-49

    Jiang, Tingting (et al.)

  • Methodological Transparency and Big Data: A Critical Comparative Analysis of Institutionalization

    Pages 50-62

    Sanfilippo, Madelyn Rose (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Information in Contemporary Society
Book Subtitle
14th International Conference, iConference 2019, Washington, DC, USA, March 31–April 3, 2019, Proceedings
Editors
  • Natalie Greene Taylor
  • Caitlin Christian-Lamb
  • Michelle H. Martin
  • Bonnie Nardi
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
11420
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-15742-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-15742-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-15741-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 829
Number of Illustrations
213 b/w illustrations, 101 illustrations in colour
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