2008 OCLC/ALISE grant recipients to present research at 2009 ALISE Annual Conference

Rong Tang and Sheila Denn, Diane Kelly, and Youngok Choi will speak at the panel session, Friday, 23 January 2009, 10:30 - 12:00 MST, Denver, Colorado.


Session 7.2 Panel: OCLC/ALISE LIS Research Grant Papers
Convener: Lynn Silipigni Connaway (OCLC)
Date & time: Friday, 23 January 2009, 10:30 - 12:00 MST
Location: Grand Hyatt Denver

  • Rong Tang and Sheila Denn (Simmons College): "User-based Question Answering: An Exploratory Study of Community-generated Information Exchange in Yahoo! Answers"
  • Diane Kelly (U. North Carolina-Chapel Hill): "Developing and Evaluating a Query Recommendation Feature to Assist Users with Online Information Seeking and Retrieval"
  • Youngok Choi (Catholic U.): "Analyzing Image Searching on the Web: How Do Undergraduates Search and Use Visual Information?"

More Information

OCLC - ALISE Library and Information Science Research Grant Program

Grant recipients

Lynn Silipigni Connaway

ALISE - Association for Library and Information Science Educators

2009 ALISE Annual Conference

For more information:

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Senior Research Scientist
OCLC Research

Bob Bolander
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research

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