Long-term community development within a researcher network
作者: Hazel HallPeter CruickshankBruce Ryan
作者单位: 1Centre for Social Informatics, School of Computing, Edinburgh Napier University , Edinburgh, UK
刊名: Journal of Documentation, 2018, Vol.74 (4), pp.844-861
来源数据库: Emerald Journal
DOI: 10.1108/JD-05-2017-0069
关键词: Library and Information Science Research CoalitionSocial network analysisNetworksLearning communitiesSNADeveloping Research Excellence and MethodsDREaMDREaM AgainScholarly networks
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br)The purpose of this paper is to report the results from a study that investigated the extent to which an intervention to develop a community of library and information science (LIS) researchers – the Developing Research Excellence and Methods (DREaM) project – was successful in meeting its main objective three years after its implementation. Of particular interest are factors that support or hinder network longevity. (#br)Design/methodology/approach(#br)Data were collected by online survey/telephone and focus group. From quantitative data, a social network analysis (SNA) and network diagrams were generated. Focus group discussions were recorded and transcribed, and data from these were analysed manually. (#br)Findings(#br)Three years after the end of its formal funding period,...
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  • development 开发
  • network 网络
  • community 群落
  • research 
  • members 
  • centrality 中心
  • SNA Systems Network Architecture
  • manufactured 出品
  • years 年代
  • particular 细致的