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 2016

The Use of Microblogs and Social Networking Services: A Comparison Between Academic Libraries of the United States and China, L. Vaughan and Y. Gao

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To submit or not submit: The burden of evaluation on postgraduate medical trainees, Elaine M. Zibrowski, Jeff Crukley, Jacqui Malett, and Kathryn Myers

Submissions from 2015

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Differences Over Discourse Structure Differences: A Reply to Urquhart and Urquhart, Jennie A. Abrahamson and Victoria L. Rubin

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Enhancing Key Digital Literacy Skills: Information Privacy, Information Security, and Copyright/Intellectual Property, Jacquelyn A. Burkell, Alexandre Fortier, Lisa Di Valentino, and Sarah T. Roberts

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Innovative Deviance: A Theoretical Framework Emerging at the Intersection of Copyright Law and Technological Change, Alissa Centivany

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A Collaborative Approach to Improving Information Ethics Education, Alissa Centivany, Michael Zimmer, Melissa Chalmers, and Rebecca Frank

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Marx’s Value Theory: a Critical Response to Analyses of Digital Prosumption, Edward Comor

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Journalistic Labour and Technological Fetishism, Edward Comor and James R. Compton

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Journalistic Labour and Technological Fetishism, Edward Comor and James R. Compton

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Awareness and Perception of Copyright Among Teaching Faculty at Canadian Universities, Lisa Di Valentino

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Indigenous and Black Intellectuals in the Lettered City, Jason Dyck

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Review of Joanne Rappaport, The Disappearing Mestizo: Configuring Difference in the Colonial New Kingdom of Granada, Jason Dyck

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Hidden online surveillance: What librarians should know to protect their privacy and that of their patrons, Alexandre Fortier and Jacquelyn Burkell

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The use of webometrics for financial performance analysis and financial position indicators: Exploratory study of different economic sectors in the united states [L’utilisation de la webométrie dans l’analyse des indicateurs de performance et de la position financière de l’entreprise: Une analyse exploratoire dans divers secteurs économiques des États-Unis] [El empleo de la Webmetría para el análisis de los indicadores de desempeño y posición financier de la empresa: Un análisis exploratorio en diversos sectores económicos de los Estados Unidos], E.R. Frías, L. Vaughan, and L.R. Ariza

Crime News: Defining the Boundaries, Romayne Smith Fullerton and M J. Patterson

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Social capital and Library and Information Science research: definitional chaos or coherent research enterprise?, Catherine A. Johnson Dr.

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Transitioning & Preparing Library Students: Canadian PD Programs, Amanda R. Kelly and Sajni Lacey

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A Matter of Time and Academic Discipline? Exploring the Use of Resources, Lori McKay-Peet, Anabel Quan-Haase, Dagmar Kern, and Peter Mutschke

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The McDonaldization of Academic Libraries and the Values of Transformational Change, Karen P. Nicholson

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Beyond traditional publishing models: An examination of the relationships between authors, readers, and publishers, Jen Pecoskie and Heather Hill

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The Use of Technology in the ‘Third Age’: Findings from the Effects of Digital Technology on Seniors (EDITS) Project, Anabel Quan-Haase, Kim Martin, and Kathleen Schreurs

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Networks of digital humanities scholars: The informational and social uses and gratifications of Twitter, Anabel Quan-Haase, Lori McKay-Peet, and Kim Martin

Data mining from web search queries: A comparison of google trends and baidu index, L. Vaughan and Y. Chen

Submissions from 2014

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McLuhan and World Affairs, Edward Comor

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Review of W. George Lovell, Christopher H. Lutz, Wendy Kramer, and William R. Swezey, “Strange Lands and Different Peoples”: Spaniards and Indians in Colonial Guatemala, Jason Dyck