Search for dissertations about: "thesis in library and information science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis in library and information science.

  1. 1. Actors in Collaboration: Sociotechnical Influence on Practice-Research Collaboration

    University dissertation from Valfrid

    Author : Marisa Ponti; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; actor-network theory; collaborative work; information science; practice-research gap; socio-technical paradigm; virtual organisation; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; Library and information science; Actor-Network Theory; Collaborative Work; Information Science; Practice-Research Gap; Socio-technical Paradigm; Virtual Organization;

    Abstract : There has long been a concern about the research-practice gap within Library and Information Science (LIS). Several authors have highlighted the disconnection between the world of professional practice, interested in service and information system development, and the world of the academy, focused on the development of theory and the progress of the discipline. READ MORE

  2. 2. Doing research in primary school information activities in project-based learning

    University dissertation from Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap/Bibliotekshögskolan Högskolan i Borås

    Author : Anna Lundh; Högskolan i Borås.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; children; elementary education; ICT; information activities; information literacy; information needs; information practice; information seeking; information use; learning; multimodality; primary school pupils; question-negotiations; Library and Information Science; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap;

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  3. 3. Tensions and Contradictions in Information Management. An Activity-theoretical Approach to Information Activities in a Swedish Youth-Peace Organisation

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Karen Nowé Hedvall; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; information management; information behaviour; information strategies; activity theory; voluntary organisations; peace organisations; Övrig samhällsvetenskap; Other social sciences; youth organisations; Sweden; library and information science;

    Abstract : The thesis aims to contribute to the research on the management and use of information in organisations by providing a holistic understanding of the various information practices and needs as well as attitudes towards information at different levels in the broader socio-historical context of a specific organisation. To this end, findings and approaches from research traditions in library and information science, management studies and organisational theory are combined in an activity-theoretical approach with some neo-institutional aspects. READ MORE

  4. 4. Att utvärdera i praktiken

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Angela Zetterlund; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Library and Information Science; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; utvärdering; uppföljning; förändringsarbete; institutionell teori; programutvärdering; utvecklingsprojekt; bibliotek; utvärderingsforskning; folkbibliotek; sverige; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; Library and information science; Evaluation; Evaluation Practice; Program; Project; Public Library; Library Management; Institutional Theory; Library and Information Services;

    Abstract : The study is placed within the area of library and information science (LIS) known as evaluation research and in particular, the area that relates to theory of evaluation practice. An analysis of previous research reveals that there is a need for conceptualising evaluation activities in the real life of libraries and information services and to reflect further on the conditions for evaluation in various institutional contexts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cooperative anchoring sharing information about objects in multi-robot systems

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Kevin LeBlanc; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Computer and Systems Science; Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : In order to perform most tasks, robots must perceive or interact with physicalobjects in their environment; often, they must also communicate and reasonabout objects and their properties. Information about objects is typically produced,represented and used in different ways in various robotic sub-systems. READ MORE