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Normalization of Mendeley reader impact on the reader- and paper-side: A comparison of the Mean Discipline Normalized Reader Score (MDNRS) with the Mean Normalized Reader Score (MNRS) and bare reader counts

Lutz Bornmann, Robin Haunschild
2016 Figshare  
In this study, all articles and reviews of the Web of Science core collection with publication year 2012 (and a DOI) are used to normalize their Mendeley reader counts.  ...  Since the calculation of the MNRS needs further data besides data from Mendeley (a field-classification scheme, such as the Web of Science subject categories), we introduce here the reader-side normalization  ...  Acknowledgements The bibliometric data used in this paper are from an in-house database developed and  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.2554957 fatcat:d6begkt2qjc2lgge6ro3frjxgq

Critical Point of View: A Wikipedia Reader

Geert Lovink, Nathaniel Tkacz, Joseph M. Reagle, Dan O'Sullivan, Lawrence Liang, Amila Akdag Salah, Cheng Gao, Krzystztof Suchecki, Andrea Scharnhorst, R. Stuart Geiger, Edgar Enyedy, Peter B. Kaufman (+19 others)
2012 Social Science Research Network  
However, Chambers did demand a certain level of education in his readers.  ...  At this stage, the possibility of furnishing the reader with a systematic general education had not yet been rejected.  ...  Johanna Niesyto is a PhD student in political sciences.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2075015 fatcat:ufngx3eoazbtfe5pgtvovak6q4

The emergence of the hybrid older reader: A cross-national study

Hanna Adoni, Galit Nimrod
2019 Communications  
practices complement and/or replace print media among older internet users.  ...  and political conditions in each country.  ...  University in Montreal, Canada.  ... 
doi:10.1515/commun-2019-2033 fatcat:ulvr5gysebbtzc67fz64us7aua

Writing Toward Readers' Better Health: A Case Study Examining the Development of Online Health Information

Russell Willerton
2008 Technical Communication Quarterly  
A writer who has an educational and work background in the mental health field is more likely to write information with the right tone to engage the reader" (AR 2).  ...  If Alturas reports in its content that senior adults using SSRIs have a greater risk of fragility fracture than non-users, some SSRI users might stop taking their medication, and some readers might develop  ...  This is a preprint of an article whose final and definitive form has been published in the Technical Communication Quarterly 17 (3) 10.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10572250802100428 fatcat:zmkhhsrgirefzbb2u3g5rtayj4

Wikipedia in the eyes of its beholders: A systematic review of scholarly research on Wikipedia readers and readership

Chitu Okoli, Mohamad Mehdi, Mostafa Mesgari, Finn Årup Nielsen, Arto Lanamäki
2014 Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology  
Earlier versions of this study have been previously published in working papers (F. Å. Nielsen, 2012; and in a conference (Okoli, 2009) .  ...  The protocol for this study was presented in a conference (Okoli & Schabram, 2009b) , published as a working paper (Okoli & Schabram, 2009a) , and discussed in a workshop (Lanamäki, Okoli, Mehdi, &  ...  Economics Education Info. systems Journalism Knowledge management Law Library science Political science Psych.  ... 
doi:10.1002/asi.23162 fatcat:6rntex3btrbq5envrvwua5oxqa

Maritime Archaeology: A Reader of Substantive and Theoretical Contributions.:Maritime Archaeology: A Reader of Substantive and Theoretical Contributions

Nick Winder
2000 American Anthropologist  
As long as much of the material in gene banks remains underutilized, they are merely “libraries without readers” (p. 11).  ...  In short, it is a valuable sourcebook and fully deserves a place in any library. However, I do have one complaint.  ... 
doi:10.1525/aa.2000.102.4.911 fatcat:uxjhubut5rdddcopbaq7tumc6y

Reading as a lifeline among aging readers: Findings from a qualitative interview study with older adults

Paulette Rothbauer, Nicole Dalmer
2018 Library & Information Science Research  
These preferences are corroborated in a more recent study by Scales and Rhee (2001) .  ...  Findings privilege the voices of the older readers and show how their experiences of reading can be analyzed using the metaphor of reading as a lifeline that, in turn, bridges with notions of resilience  ...  Reading as a lifeline among aging readers: Findings from a qualitative interview study with older adults. Library & Information Science 40 (3-4): 165-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lisr.2018.08.001.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.lisr.2018.08.001 fatcat:3dxd6shq75ggtlvzmwiqo7gdsy

Meta-Research: Reader engagement with medical content on Wikipedia

Lauren A Maggio, Ryan M Steinberg, Tiziano Piccardi, John M Willinsky
2020 eLife  
Readers of WPM articles are more likely to hover over and view footnotes than other readers, but are less likely to visit the hyperlinked sources in these footnotes.  ...  Articles on Wikipedia about health and medicine are maintained by WikiProject Medicine (WPM), and are widely used by health professionals, students and others.  ...  But it may also arise from readers who are trained, or are in the process of being 249 trained, in health professions where they are required to critically appraise and integrate health 250 information  ... 
doi:10.7554/elife.52426 pmid:32142406 pmcid:PMC7089765 fatcat:ufsvriv7bvfqli3yeva5vvayv4

How international readers view Chinese academic journals: a survey of Chinese-speaking scholars in the UK

Ruoxi Li, Fytton Rowland, Jack Meadows
2008 Serials: The Journal for the Serials Community  
For example, a scholar said that there is no research on Mandarin language education in mainland China.  ...  For example, almost no library in UK universities has provided access to China's central digital databases, despite the fact that in some universities there are many potential users, i.e. scholars who  ... 
doi:10.1629/2135 fatcat:m53qrdoiebfxhezoqoz4dckk7a

Gender and Sexuality, Self-Identity, and Libraries: Readers' Advisory as a Technique for Creative (Dis)Assembly

Michael M. Widdersheim, Melissa A. McCleary
2016 Library Trends  
However, the instability is not a recent development, as demonstrated by historically changing conceptualizations of sex and gender in bibliographic classification, as well as in competing and interacting  ...  The recognition of a spectrum of gendered and sexed people, along with changing social conventions, has caused disruption in the absolute and binary divisions between male and female, man and woman.  ...  Despite this, the users' guide of the DDC shows the limits of the task force's influence: While realizing that some readers will find distasteful the constant use of "he," "his," and "him," to refer generically  ... 
doi:10.1353/lib.2016.0017 fatcat:nz7cazzglrhfpbjl4bpzzvhoxi

Electromagnetic Energy Absorption in a Head Approaching a Radiofrequency Identification (RFID) Reader Operating at 13.56 MHz in Users of Hearing Implants Versus Non-Users

Patryk Zradziński, Jolanta Karpowicz, Krzysztof Gryz
2019 Sensors  
The RFID HF reader, such as is used in shops or libraries, was modeled as a loop antenna (35 × 35 cm).  ...  The aim of this study was to model the absorption in the head of an electromagnetic field (EMF) emitted by a radiofrequency identification reader operating at a frequency of 13.56 MHz (recognized as an  ...  The funders had no role in the design of the study; in the collection, analyses, or interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript, and in the decision to publish the results.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19173724 pmid:31466315 pmcid:PMC6749309 fatcat:3r6aiwwapnfvjnr4ao7hauclja

Why structure and genre matter for users of digital information: A longitudinal experiment with readers of a web-based newspaper

Misha W. Vaughan, Andrew Dillon
2006 International Journal of Human-Computer Studies  
In phase 2, a longitudinal experiment with a group of 25 novice web news readers who were exposed to one of the two designs over 5 sessions is reported.  ...  In an effort to understand the impact of designing for digital genres on users' mental representations of structure, a two-phase study was conducted.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was funded in part by the Special Libraries Association Goldspiel Award to Andrew Dillon, and Ph.D. support funds from the U.S.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijhcs.2005.11.002 fatcat:2eaq3rv6mjhyzpzofm4nixvwzi

Data Journalism. Visualization of Data as a Remedy of Perception Problems of the Modern Reader

Joanna Dukalska-Hermut, Ewelina Dziwak
2021 Media Research Issues  
modern 'new media' users.  ...  The consistent increase of information is not directly proportional to the increase in attention.  ...  Only the elites, a small group of educated people had access to it (Sadowska and Zimnoch 2015, p. 15 ).  ... 
doi:10.4467/22996362pz.21.004.13032 fatcat:ohkuexcjevccnogevgf3uf76am

Britchenko Igor. University as a core of e-learning ecosystem/Polishchuk Y., Kornyliuk A., Britchenko I.//14th conference reader, Prague: Center for Higher Education Studies Location: Microsoft, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC Date: JUN 20-21, 2019. – P. 309-319 [article]

Igor Britchenko, Polishchuk Yevhenia, Kornyliuk Anna
2020 figshare.com  
Studying different cases authors prove that higher educational institution plays a driver role in different projects, especially social start-up projects.  ...  In addition, to develop a set of recommendations to the universities of collaboration roadmap.  ...  The research is part of the project "Learn to proGrAME", a Sparkling Science project which is funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research via the OeAD (Austrian Agency  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.13330865.v2 fatcat:cduog2cknfcyzdvnmihqylawdu

A Lawyer's Hidden Persuader: Genre Bias and How It Shapes Legal Texts by Constraining Writers' Choices and Influencing Readers' Perceptions

Bret Rappaport
2014 Social Science Research Network  
Merritt, Legal Education in the Age of Cognitive Science and Advance Classroom Technology, 14 B.U. J. SCI. & TECH. L. 39, 41 (2008) 100 See Robert A.  ...  Marzano, Art & Science of Teaching/Writing to Learn, 69 EDUC. LEADERSHIP 82 (2012). 171 Linda L.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2394804 fatcat:a32otz3ge5giviounz75fk3nvm
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