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Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems
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New Trends and Challenges in Information Science and Information Seeking Behavior

Editors: Madge, Octavia-Luciana (Ed.)

  • Discusses the challenges, possibilities, and trends in information science
  • Presents also different aspects of the information culture: how people use information, which are their needs, and how they satisfy them in the modern digital world
  • Describes negative effects of information access: social withdrawal, criminal activities made easier, and hate speech 
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About this book

This book proposes a series of recent researches which introduce new topics and concepts to the field of information science.

The contribution of information science to society in the context of the fourth Industrial Revolution and of the UN Agenda 2030, a new concept of disnormative information, the negative effects in information behavior, especially regarding criminal activities in Tor network and Japanese hikikomori phenomenon, fake news and hate speech from a library and information science perspective as well as gamification in libraries but also the new notion of jamography are all discussed in the book.

Intended for information specialists and researchers, librarians and library and information science students, the book analyzes how people use information, which are their needs and how they satisfy them in the modern digital world. The book is also aimed as a scientific reference for the initial and continuous training of students and specialists in libraries and information services.


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eBook $89.00
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  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: August 6, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-68466-2
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Softcover $119.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-68465-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
New Trends and Challenges in Information Science and Information Seeking Behavior
Editors
  • Octavia-Luciana Madge
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems
Series Volume
193
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-68466-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-68466-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-68465-5
Series ISSN
2367-3370
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 211
Number of Illustrations
9 illustrations in colour
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