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Research agenda for social and collaborative information seeking
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Computer and Systems Sciences.
Number of Authors: 3
2017 (English)In: Library & Information Science Research, ISSN 0740-8188, E-ISSN 1873-1848, Vol. 39, no 2, 140-146 p.Article, review/survey (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Scholars in diverse fields of inquiry have identified the need to expand individual-based information seeking and behavior models and systems to incorporate social as well as collaborative dimensions. However, the research areas of Social Information Seeking (SIS) and Collaborative Information Seeking (CIS) have been largely disconnected from one another despite a few notable attempts to study them under one umbrella. Researchers in these communities have recently realized the value of bringing SIS and CIS together for two main reasons: often it is impossible to separate social and collaborative dimensions in a project; and by considering these two aspects of information seeking, we may be able to support human information behavior in ways not previously possible. A brief synthesis of work in the domains of SIS and CIS is presented here. Then, an integrated view is presented to consider Social and Collaborative Information Seeking (SCIS) as an intersection and extension of SIS and CIS. Benefits of this approach are discussed and the integrated view is used as the basis to present a research agenda that outlines opportunities and challenges unique to SCIS.

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2017. Vol. 39, no 2, 140-146 p.
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Media and Communications
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-144724DOI: 10.1016/j.lisr.2017.03.005ISI: 000403197200008OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-144724DiVA: diva2:1127911
Available from: 2017-07-20 Created: 2017-07-20 Last updated: 2017-07-20Bibliographically approved

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