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.

Follow

Submissions from 2015

PDF

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

Link

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

PDF

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

PDF

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

PDF

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

PDF

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

Link

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

PDF

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

PDF

Interrogating Course-Related Public Interest Internships in Communications, Sandra Smeltzer

Lee Marshall (ed.), The International Recording Industries, Matt Stahl

Link

Popular Musical Labor in North America, Matt Stahl

PDF

Popular Music and/as Work: The Politics of (Cultural) Labor and (Creative) Property, Matt Stahl

PDF

Tactical destabiliazation for economic justice: the first phase of the 1984-2004 rhythm & blues royalty reform movement, Matt Stahl

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

Submissions from 2014

PDF

McLuhan and World Affairs, Edward Comor

Link

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

PDF

The quest for effective interdisciplinary graduate supervision: A critical narrative analysis, Kathryn Hibbert, Lorelei Lingard, Meredith Vanstone, Elizabeth Anne Kinsella, Pam McKenzie, Allan Pitman, and Tim D. Wilson

PDF

Beyond obscenity: An analysis of sexual discourse in LIS educational texts, Heather Hill and Marni Harrington

Link

Beyond Obscenity: an analysis of sexual discourse in LIS educational texts., Heather Hill and Marni R. Harrington

PDF

Veracity Roadmap: Is Big Data Objective, Truthful and Credible?, Tatiana Lukoianova and Victoria L. Rubin

PDF

Changing Chance Encounters: Historians, Serendipity, and the Digital Text, Kim Martin and Anabel Quan-Haase

PDF

Information creation and the ideological code of “keeping track”, Pamela J. McKenzie, Elisabeth Davies, and Sherilyn Williams

PDF

Borrowed voices -- conversational storytelling in midwifery healthcare visits., Pamela J. McKenzie and Phillippa Spoel

PDF

Indie media and digital community collaborations in public libraries, Jen Pecoskie and Heather Hill