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Information literacy as a social practice: A threshold concept for academic instruction librarians
Introduction. This poster presents research from a dissertation study that was the second phase of a two-phase study. The first phase of the study found that viewing information literacy as a social practice was a threshold ...
On the relationship between gender and embodied information experience within healthcare settings and family relationships
Current literature on transgender people within healthcare settings and around their family relationships does not focus on information practices, providing an opportunity to investigate this phenomenon. This poster describes ...
Conducting information seeking behaviour research in an international, interdisciplinary research project: experiences and reflections
Introduction. We report experiences from an international, interdisciplinary research project, in which we conduct information seeking behaviour studies. We give an overview of how we planned and scheduled the research ...
Information marginalization among young adult gay and bisexual men seeking mental healthcare
Research Aims. Gay and bisexual men are underserved in mental health care with disparities in meeting mental healthcare needs compared to straight men. This study seeks to understand the mental health information behaviours ...
Double identity and double mission of information activities in serious leisure: A case study of idol fans from China
Introduction. As an accompanying growth demand, fandom culture has attracted more and more attention in Chinese society. The poster aimed to study the characteristics of idol fans’ information activities in the context of ...
Information literacy competencies and social media as a source of information for integration of newcomers
Introduction. The poster presents research in progress. The research aims at understanding how information literacy helps the integration process of women refugees and immigrants in Nordic countries (Sweden and Finland). The ...