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  • Information interchange. 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme (Information Today, 2005-10-31)
    MARCELLA, R. and BAXTER, G. 2005. Information interchange. In Fisher, K.E., Erdelez, S. and McKechnie, L.E.F. (eds.) Theories of information behavior. Medford, NJ: Information Today, pages 204-209.
    This book chapter presents the authors' theory of Information Interchange. The theory draws upon the authors' earlier research on government and parliamentary information service provision, and on citizens’ information ...
  • The information literacy and continuous professional development practices of teachers at a Jewish day school. 

    Cogan, Aviel; Martzoukou, Konstantina (Emerald https://doi.org/10.1108/RSR-12-2017-0045, 2018-07-05)
    COGAN, A. and MARTZOUKOU, K. 2018. The information literacy and continuous professional development practices of teachers at a Jewish day school. Reference services review [online], Earlycite. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/RSR-12-2017-0045
    This study investigated how in-service teachers within the context of an American Jewish day school perceive, practice and develop Information Literacy (IL), as a sociocultural practice and through Continuing Professional ...
  • Information literacy in the classroom : secondary school teachers' conceptions 

    Williams, Dorothy; Wavell, Caroline (Department of Information Management, Aberdeen Business School, The Robert Gordon University, 2006)
    WILLIAMS, Dorothy and WAVELL, Caroline. Information literacy in the classroom : secondary school teachers' conceptions. Final report on research funded by Society for Educational Studies. Research Report 15, Department of Information Management, Aberdeen Business School, The Robert Gordon University, 2006.
    The study reported here was designed to investigate how secondary school teachers describe their students’ information literacy. It sought to identify how information literacy is interpreted by teachers in relation to the ...
  • Information need, information seeking behaviour and participation, with special reference to needs related to citizenship: results of a national survey. 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme (Emerald http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000007112, 2000)
    MARCELLA, R. and BAXTER, G., 2000. Information need, information seeking behaviour and participation, with special reference to needs related to citizenship: results of a national survey. Journal of Documentation, March 2000, 56(2), pp.136-160.
    This paper reports the results of the second stage of the Citizenship Information research project funded by the BLR&IC: a nation-wide survey, by personal doorstep interview, of the citizenship information needs of almost ...
  • The information needs and the information seeking behaviour of a national sample of the population in the United Kingdom, with special reference to needs related to citizenship. 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme (Emerald http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000007142, 1999-03)
    MARCELLA, R. and BAXTER, G., 1999. The information needs and the information seeking behaviour of a national sample of the population in the United Kingdom, with special reference to needs related to citizenship. Journal of Documentation, March 1999, 55(2), pp.159-183.
    This paper reports the results of a survey of information needs and information seeking behaviour of a national sample of the UK population. The project was funded by the BLR&IC and comprised a survey by questionnaire ...
  • The information needs of United Kingdom Members of the European Parliament (MEPs). 

    Marcella, Rita; Carcary, Iona; Baxter, Graeme (Emerald http://www.emeraldinsight.com/Insight/viewContainer.do;jsessionid=30BBC72F677AA27237F808C98161EDFB?containerType=Issue&containerId=15580, 1999)
    MARCELLA, R., CARCARY, I. and BAXTER, G., 1999. The information needs of United Kingdom Members of the European Parliament (MEPs). Library Management, 1999, 20(3), pp.168-178.
    Investigates attitudes amongst decision makers in the European Parliament to the role of information in their work, and their ability to identify, access and evaluate that information most relevant to their needs. Aims to ...
  • Information search engagement and 'fake news'. 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme (Participatory and Deliberative Democracy Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association/ Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster (Organisers), 2017-06-08)
    MARCELLA, R. and BAXTER, G. 2017. Information search engagement and 'fake news'. Presented at Democracy in a post-truth age workshop, 8 June 2017, London, UK.
    This conference paper presented the emerging results of research which explored the relationship between fake news and Scottish citizens' information behaviour. The research consisted of two key elements: an online survey ...
  • The information seeking behaviour of oil and gas industry workers in the context of health, safety and emergency response: a discussion of the value of models of information behaviour. 

    Marcella, Rita; Pirie, Tracy; Lockerbie, Hayley (Information Research http://www.informationr.net/ir/18-3/paper583.html, 2013-09)
    MARCELLA, R., PIRIE, T. and ROWLANDS, H., 2013. The information seeking behaviour of oil and gas industry workers in the context of health, safety and emergency response: a discussion of the value of models of information behaviour. Information Research, 18 (3), paper 583.
    Introduction. We explore the application of models of information seeking behaviour to the findings of a study of the information needs of oil and gas workers in relation to health, safety and emergency response. Method. ...
  • Information seeking behaviour of parents of paediatric patients for clinical decision making: the central role of information literacy in a participatory setting. 

    Kostagiolas, Petros A.; Martzoukou, Konstantina; Georgantzi, Georgia; Niakas, Dimitris (Information Research. http://www.informationr.net/ir/18-3/paper590.html#.VWcF3zhMuUk, 2013-09)
    KOSTAGIOLAS, P., MARTZOUKOU, K., GEORGANTZI, G. and NIAKAS, D., 2013. Information seeking behaviour of parents of paediatric patients for clinical decision making: the central role of information literacy in a participatory setting. Information Research. [online] 18 (3) Available from: http://www.informationr.net/ir/index.html [Accessed 21 May 2015]
    Introduction. This study investigated the information seeking behaviour and needs of parents of paediatric patients and their motives for seeking Internet-based information. Method. A questionnaire survey of 121 parents ...
  • Information seeking behavioural paths of physicians for diabetes mellitus care: a qualitative comparative analysis of information needs, sources, and barriers. 

    Kostagiolas, Petros A.; Kourouthanassis, Panos E.; Martzoukou, Konstantina; Korfiatis, Nikolaos; Niakas, Dimitrios (Palgrave Macmillan https://doi.org/10.1080/20476965.2017.1390050, 2018-01-04)
    KOSTAGIOLAS, P.A., KOUROUTHANASSIS, P.E., MARTZOUKOU, K., KORFIATIS, N. and NIAKAS, D. 2018. Information seeking behavioural paths of physicians for diabetes mellitus care: a qualitative comparative analysis of information needs, sources, and barriers. Health systems [online], 7(1), pages 13-28. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/20476965.2017.1390050
    This study addresses diabetes physicians' information seeking behavioural paths (digital, conventional, interpersonal) which lead to information needs satisfaction and the barriers encountered in this process. The study ...
  • Information: interactions and impact (i3) conference 2016. 

    Reid, Peter H.; Cooper, Katie (Sage https://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0165551516639853, 2016-03-23)
    REID, P. and COOPER, K. 2016. Information: interactions and impact (i3) conference 2016. Journal of information science [online], 42(3), pages 291-293. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0165551516639853
    The Information: Interactions and Impact (i3) conference was established in 2007 at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, as an international forum to bring together academic and practitioner researchers interested in exploring ...
  • Informed selection and use of training examples for knowledge refinement. 

    Wiratunga, Nirmalie (Robert Gordon University School of Computing, 2000-12-31)
    WIRATUNGA, N.C. 2000. Informed selection and use of training examples for knowledge refinement. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis.
    Knowledge refinement tools seek to correct faulty rule-based systems by identifying and repairing faults indicated by training examples that provide evidence of faults. This thesis proposes mechanisms that improve the ...
  • Infusion: a hybrid reasoning system with description logics. 

    Hu, Bo; Compatangelo, Ernesto; Arana, Ines (ACTA Press http://www.actapress.com/Content_of_Proceeding.aspx?proceedingid=237, 2003)
    HU, B., COMPATANGELO, E. and ARANA, I., 2003. Infusion fusion: a hybrid reasoning system with description logics. Third IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications. 8-10 September 2003. Benalmadena, Spain. Pp. 327-332.
    We discussed a new approach using inference fusion, i.e. the cooperative reasoning from distributed heterogeneous inference systems, to extend the expressive and deductive powers of existing Description Logic (DL) based ...
  • Inhibitors of Trypanosoma cruzi Sir2 related protein 1 as potential drugs against Chagas disease. 

    Gaspar, Luis; Coron, Ross P.; Kong Thoo Lin, Paul; Costa, David M.; Peres-Cabezas, Begona; Tavares, Joana; Roura-Ferrer, Meritxell; Ramos, Isbaal; Ronin, Celine; Major, Louise L.; Ciesielski, Fabrice; Pemberton, Ian K.; MacDougall, Jane; Ciapetti, Paola; Smith, Terry K.; Cordeiro-da-Silva, Anabela (Public Library of Science https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006180, 2018-01-22)
    GASPAR, L., CORON, R.P., KONG THOO LIN, P., COSTA, D.M., PERES-CABEZAS, B., TAVARES, J., ROURA-FERRER, M., RAMOS, I., RONIN, C., MAJOR, L.L., CIESIELSKI, F., PEMBERTON, I.K., MACDOUGALL, J., CIAPETTI, P., SMITH, T.K. and CORDEIRO-DA-SILVA, A. 2018. Inhibitors of Trypanosoma cruzi Sir2 related protein 1 as potential drugs against Chagas disease. PLoS neglected tropical diseases [online], 12(1), article ID e0006180. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006180
    Chagas disease remains one of the most neglected diseases in the world despite being the most important parasitic disease in Latin America. The characteristic chronic manifestation of chagasic cardiomyopathy is the region’s ...
  • An initial exploration of the perceptions of preparedness to practise among Saudi Arabian trained hospital pharmacists. 

    Ameer, Luma; MacLure, Katie; Tonna, Antonella P.; Stewart, Derek C. (CIPF https://doi.org/10.18549/PharmPract.2018.02.1192, 2018-06-26)
    AMEER, L., MACLURE, K., TONNA, A. and STEWART, D. 2018. An initial exploration of the perceptions of preparedness to practise among Saudi Arabian trained hospital pharmacists. Pharmacy practice [online], 16(2), article 1192. Available from: https://doi.org/10.18549/PharmPract.2018.02.1192
    Background: There is a dearth of literature on perceptions of preparedness to practise, which explores the extent to which educational institutions prepare their students to fulfil their professional role. Objective: The ...
  • An initial investigation of a nano-composite silica ceramic membrane for hydrogen gas separation and purification. 

    Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Anyanwu, Emmanuel Enyioma; Gobina, Edward (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.11.162, 2016-01-27)
    NWOGU, N.C., ANYANWU, E.E. and GOBINA, E. 2016. An initial investigation of a nano-composite silica ceramic membrane for hydrogen gas separation and purification. International journal of hydrogen energy [online], 41(19), pages 8228-8235. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.11.162
    The effects of trans-membrane pressure difference on hydrogen recovery are investigated on a preliminary basis. The membrane has been developed for high temperature hydrogen separation from CH4, N2, and Ar gas molecules. ...
  • Initial study of heterogeneous catalysts behaviour and carrier gas permeation with catalytic inorganic ceramic membrane for lactic acid esterification applications. 

    Okon, Edidiong; Gobina, Edward (Newswood Limited http://www.iaeng.org/publication/WCE2015/WCE2015_pp1287-1291.pdf, 2015-07-01)
    OKON, E. and GOBINA, E. 2015. Initial study of heterogeneous catalysts behaviour and carrier gas permeation with catalytic inorganic ceramic membrane for lactic acid esterification applications. Lecture notes in engineering and computer science: proceedings of the world congress on engineering 2015 (WCE 2015) [online], Vol II, 1-3 July 2015, London, UK. Hong Kong: Newswood Limited, pages 1287-1291. Available from: http://www.iaeng.org/publication/WCE2015/WCE2015_pp1287-1291.pdf
    Inorganic membranes continue to attract a lot of attention in various fields including industry and academia, due to the great potential they have shown in various applications. Recently, some studies have focused on the ...
  • An initial study of single gas permeation using a commercial alumina membrane. 

    Orakwe, Ifeyinwa; Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Kajama, Mohammed; Shehu, Habiba; Okon, Edidiong; Gobina, Edward (Newswood Limited http://www.iaeng.org/publication/WCE2015/WCE2015_pp737-739.pdf, 2015-07-01)
    ORAKWE, I.R., NWOGU, N.C., KAJAMA, M., SHEHU, H., OKON, E. and GOBINA, E. 2015. An initial study of single gas permeation using a commercial alumina membrane. Lecture notes in engineering and computer science: Proceedings of the world congress on engineering 2015 (WCE 2015) [online], 1-3 July 2015, London, UK. Hong Kong: Newswood Limited, pages 737-739. Available from: http://www.iaeng.org/publication/WCE2015/WCE2015_pp737-739.pdf
    An initial study has been conducted using a commercially available alumina membrane. The study is based on single gas permeation method involving He, O2, CO2 and N2. The effect of trans membrane pressure drop, gas molecular ...
  • Inner becomes Outer and Outer becomes Other or You’ve gotta to get into to it to get out of it. 

    Tatham, Joanne; O'Sullivan, Tom (2002-05-08)
    TATHAM, J. and O’SULLIVAN, T. (2002) Inner becomes Outer and Outer becomes Other or You’ve gotta to get into to it to get out of it “My Head is on Fire but my Heart is Full of Love”, Charlottenborg Udstillgsbygning, Copenhagen. 8 May – 9 June 2002 [Exhibition]
    Inner becomes Outer and Outer becomes Other was commissioned for a group exhibition of forty-one international artists. The curators described the exhibition as a discussion of the “concept of psychedelic minimalism, a ...
  • Innovation by design: a programme to support SMEs 

    Malins, Julian Paul (SVID, 2011)
    MALINS, J. P., 2011. Innovation by design: a programme to support SMEs. Swedish Design Research Journal, 2.11, pp. 25-31.
    Small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs)1 are generally clear on the need for innovation; however they are very often less clear on how innovation can be achieved. One possible reason for this may be because of a lack ...