Awards for Excellence - 2017

Outstanding Papers - Library Studies


Award journal index



Aslib Journal of Information Management

Winner

Volume 68 number 4
Members of the Scottish Parliament on Twitter: good constituency men (and women)?
Graeme Baxter, Rita Marcella, Mary O'Shea

Highly commended

Volume 68 number 4
Testing the stability of "wisdom of crowds"
Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Judit Bar-Ilan, Mark Levene

Volume 68 number 5
Affective capitalism of knowing and the society of search engine
Isto Huvila

Outstanding reviewer

Jenny Bronstein


Collection Building

Winner

Volume 35 number 4
Current trends in collection development practices and policies
Tony Horava, Michael Levine-Clark

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 4
Navigating United Nations data sources
Lisa DeLuca

Volume 35 number 3
Collecting and preserving the Ukraine conflict (2014-2015): a web archive at University of California, Berkeley
Liladhar R. Pendse

Volume 35 number 2
Using student activity trends to inform purchasing: a layered model for collection management
Katherine F. Mason

Outstanding reviewer

Robert Holley


Digital Library Perspectives

Winner

Volume 32 number 3
Rediscovering EarthCube: Collaborate. Or collaborate not. There is no I
Plato Smith II, Tanu Malik, Gary Berg-Cross

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 4
Implementing an open source integrated library system (ILS) in a special focus institution
Joshua M. Avery

Volume 32 number 2
Community connections, community collections
David Gwynn

Volume 32 number 2
Opening up collaboration and partnership possibilities
Donna Harp Ziegenfuss, Cynthia Furse


Information Technology & People

Winner

Volume 29 number 1
Crowdsourcing for a better world
Katherine Choy, Daniel Schlagwein

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 3
The mediation of cognitive attitude for online shopping
Shu-Hao Chang, Wen-Hai Chih, Dah-Kwei Liou, Yu-Ting Yang

Volume 29 number 3
Organizational structure and enterprise systems implementation
Carlo Gabriel Porto Bellini, Rita de Cássia de Faria Pereira, João Luiz Becker

Outstanding reviewers

Stephen Smith
Cigdem Turhan


International Journal of Web Information Systems

Winner

Volume 12 number 1
Searching web documents using a summarization approach
Rani Qumsiyeh, Yiu-Kai Ng

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 3
"Crowd logistics"
Andreas Mladenow, Christine Bauer, Christine Strauss


Journal of Documentation

Winner

Volume 72 number 6
Document phenomenology: a framework for holistic analysis
Tim Gorichanaz, Kiersten F. Latham

Highly commended

Volume 72 number 4
Conceptual growth in integrated models for information behaviour
Reijo Savolainen

Volume 72 number 5
Information in the knowledge acquisition process
Boris Bosancic


Library Management

The Alexander Wilson Award
Named after Alexander Wilson, Director-General of the British Library Reference Division from 1980 until his retirement in 1986. Before that he was Director of Cheshire Libraries and Museums, and Director of Libraries and Cultural Services in Dudley and Coventry.

Winner

Volume 37 number 1/2
A framework for planning academic library spaces
Fatt Cheong Choy, Su Nee Goh

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 4/5
Cultivating leadership in Asian libraries: a longitudinal impact study
Tina T Yang, Peter E Sidorko, Esther M.W. Woo

Volume 37 number 4/5
Hopes and sighs: the Swiss Cooperative Storage Facility
Ulrich Niederer

Volume 37 number 8/9
Effective techniques for the segmentation of academic library users
Zhixian Yi

Outstanding reviewer

Petros Kostagiolas


Library Review

R. D. MacLeod Award
Named after Library Review’s founding editor, Robert Duncan MacLeod (1885-1973). He founded Library Review in 1927 and remained editor until 1964, solely responsible for its establishment and development during those 36 years, encouraging many up-and-coming librarians, as well as publishing material from many of the profession’s prominent names.

Winner

Volume 65 number 3
A formal definition of Big Data based on its essential features
Andrea De Mauro, Marco Greco, Michele Grimaldi

Highly commended

Volume 65 number 6/7
Redeploying public librarians to the front-lines: prioritizing digital inclusion
Siobhan A. Stevenson, Caleb Domsy

Volume 65 number 4/5
Research data management: a conceptual framework
Dimple Patel

Volume 65 number 1/2
The book: production and participation
Sarah Elizabeth Luck, John William Lamp, Annemieke Craig, Jo Coldwell-Neilson


New Library World

Winner

Volume 117 number 7/8
A two-way street: building the recruitment narrative in LIS programs
Keren Dali, Nadia Caidi

Highly commended

Volume 117 number 5/6
Designing the learning spaces of a university library
Wendy Ellison

Volume 117 number 11/12
Libraries, massive open online courses and the importance of place: Partnering with libraries to explore change in the Great Lakes
Steven Ackerman, Margaret Mooney, Stefanie Morrill, Joshua Morrill, Mary Thompson, Lika K. Balenovich

Volume 117 number 11/12
Library succession planning process in Vietnam
Trang Thi Huynh

Outstanding reviewers

Sara Marsh
Dr Chris Batt


Online Information Review

Winner

Volume 40 number 3
Utilizing overtly political texts for fully automatic evaluation of political leaning of online news websites
Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Esther David, Moshe Koppel, Hodaya Uzan

Highly commended

Volume 40 number 1
Informing brand messaging strategies via social media analytics
Constantinos K. Coursaris, Wietske van Osch, Brigitte A. Balogh

Volume 40 number 4
Does social media matter for post typology? Impact of post content on Facebook and Instagram metrics
Ricardo Limongi França Coelho, Denise Santos de Oliveira, Marcos Inácio Severo de Almeida

Volume 40 number 5
Making friends and enemies on social media: the case of gun policy organizations
Melissa Merry

Outstanding reviewer

Iris Xie


Program

Winner

Volume 50 number 4
The adoption of teaching assistant robots: a technology acceptance model approach
Eunil Park, Sang Jib Kwon

Highly commended

Volume 50 number 4
Building loyalty in e-commerce: Towards a multidimensional trust-based framework for the case of China
Lin Xiao, Zixiu Guo, John D'Ambra, Bin Fu

Outstanding reviewers

Riccardo Melen
Chicaiza Janneth


Reference Services Review

Winner

Volume 44 number 2
Health literacy: a natural role for librarians
Theresa S. Arndt

Highly commended

Volume 44 number 2
Improving health literacy: health sciences library case studies
Jean P. Shipman, Erica Lake, Alice I. Weber

Volume 44 number 2
Health literacy and libraries: a literature review
Jill Barr-Walker

Volume 44 number 2
A conceptual approach to practitioners' health information literacy
Ann Hallyburton

Outstanding reviewers

Mary Ellen Spencer
Sylvia Tag


The Electronic Library

Winner

Volume 34 number 1
Get lost in the library?
Tien-Chi Huang, Yu Shu, Ting-Chieh Yeh, Pei-Ya Zeng

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 4
Comparative analysis of book tags: a cross-lingual perspective
Chao Lu, Chengzhi Zhang, Daqing He

Volume 34 number 5
Differences of Pareto principle performance in e-resource download distribution
Qiandong Zhu, Huimin Xiang

Outstanding reviewers

Dan Wu
Vadim N. Gureyev


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