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information science

1. The study of models and theories common to the fields of electronic, interpersonal, group, organizational, public, and mass communication.
2. The study of issues related to libraries and the information fields.
See also: science
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Carol Tenopir, Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996
He has contributed articles to some primary journals of library and information science, including College & Research Libraries; Library Acquisitions, Collections, and Technical Services; and Online Information Review.
Creative research and theory building in library and information sciences.
Library and information science research: Perspectives and strategies for improvements (pp.
Kathleen de la Pena McCook, School of Library and Information Science, University of South Florida, 4204 East Fowler Avenue, CIS 1040, Tampa, FL, 33620-7800
Chen's career started with scientific, technical, and medical librarianship in the early 1960s and later she became associated with teaching in library and information science at Simmons College where she was also the associate dean of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (1979-1997).
It is the only library and information science school in New England to be ranked in this category.
Interestingly, in 2008, the same collection of papers was published by Sage in a special issue of the Journal of Information Science which reviewed a range of topics, demonstrating how the core concepts had evolved.
International Journal of" Geographical Information Science 20(5): 565-88.
The first was the School of Information Sciences and Technology building which was opened on 2004.
While there is an emerging and growing area of research that addresses these information science and technology issues for children, this work is still relatively new.
The College of Business and Information Science graduates approximately 100 students each year.

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