FIMS Publications

 

The research in Information and Media Studies Publications covers a range of subjects pertaining to information and knowledge and the ways they move through and shape society. They encompass media studies, popular music and culture, journalism, health information sciences, and library and information science.

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Submissions from 2019

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How do you solve a problem like the whole user? The construction of worthy and problematic users in online discussions of the public library, Pam McKenzie

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Transitions and Social Interactions: Making Sense of Self and Situation through Engagement with Others, Pam McKenzie and Rebekah Willson

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"Being in Time": New Public Management, Academic Librarians, and the Temporal Labor of Pink-Collar Public Service Work, Karen P. Nicholson

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Just-in-Time or Just-in-Case? Time, Learning Analytics, and the Library, Karen P. Nicholson, Nicole Pagowsky, and Maura Seale

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Multilingual Information Access (MLIA) Tools on Google and WorldCat: Bi/Multilingual University Students’ Experience and Perceptions, P. Nzomo, Liwen Vaughan, Isola Ajiferuke, and Pam McKenzie

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A News Verification Browser for the Detection of Clickbait, Satire, and Falsified News, Victoria Rubin, Chris Brogly, Nadia Conroy, Yimin Chen, Sarah E. Cornwell, and Toluwase V. Asubiaro

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Educators' Perceptions of Information Literacy and Skills Required to Spot ‘Fake News’, Victoria Rubin and Nicole Delellis

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Terrorism and its legal aftermath: The limits on freedom of expression in Canada’s Anti-terrorism Act & National Security Act, Percy Sherwood

Submissions from 2018

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Equality at Stake: Connecting the Privacy/Vulnerability Cycle to the Debate about Publicly Accessible Online Court Records, Jacquelyn A. Burkell and Jane Bailey

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Are "Stress Busters" the Solution? Teaching Wellness at the Academic Library, Emily Carlisle

"I'm Not Evil. I'm Chaotic Neutral!": On the Classification of Internet Trolls, Yimin Chen

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Add Info and Stir’: An Institutional Ethnographic Scoping Review of Family Care-Givers’ Information Work, Nicole K. Dalmer

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Information World Mapping to Explicate the Information- Care Relationship in Dementia Care, Nicole K. Dalmer

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Communicating with Library Patrons and People with Dementia: Tracing an Ethic of Care in Professional Communication Guidelines, Nicole K. Dalmer and D Grant Campbell

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La Florida in the Creole Imaginary: The Frontier of New Spain in Francisco de Florencia’s Historia de la Provincia (1694), Jason Dyck

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On the Space/Time of Information Literacy, Higher Education, and the Global Knowledge Economy, Karen Patricia Nicholson

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Reading as a Lifeline among Aging Readers, Paulette Rothbauer and Nicole Dalmer

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Kesha vs. Dr. Luke, Particularism vs. Abstraction: The Atavistic Politics of Occupational Music Making, Matt Stahl

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Music's role in political-economic transformation: Demolishing diversity in the Anglo-American world of work, Matt Stahl

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Popular Music as (Social) Field and (Political) Voice: Critical Media Studies Approaches, Matt Stahl

Roundtable: Economic Justice for Aging Rhythm & Blues Singers: The Urgent Need of a New Strategy in the Era of Digital Music Distribution, Matt Stahl

Talent and the Global Music Industries, Matt Stahl

We Are All Kesha: How Women’s Musical Labor Transformed Employment in the 19th Century, and How It Continually Rehearses Employment’s Servility, Matt Stahl

Submissions from 2017

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Mapping Metroid: Narrative, Space, and Other M, Luke Arnott

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Revisiting the Open Court Principle in an Era of Online Publication: Questioning Presumptive Public Access to Parties’ and Witnesses’ Personal Information, Jane Bailey and Jacquelyn Burkell