CIRSS - Research Areas Collections and Curation e-Science Digital Humanities Socio-technical Data Analytics

The GSLIS Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship (CIRSS) conducts research on information problems that impact scientific and scholarly inquiry. Our projects and activities focus on how digital information can advance the work of scientists and scholars, the curation of research data, and the integration of information within and across disciplines and research communities.

CIRSS - Research Areas

Recent Publications

Lee, J.-H., Shim, Y., & Jett, J. (2015, June). Analyzing user requests for anime recommendations. Poster presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN.
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Organisciak, P. & Downie, J. S.  (2015, June).  Improving Consistency of Crowdsourced Multimedia Similarity for Evaluation.  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN. 
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Nurmikko-Fuller, T., Page, K., Willcox, P., Jett, J., Maden, C., Cole, T., Fallaw, C., Senseney, M., & Downie, J. S.  (2015, June).  Building Complex Research Collections in Digital Libraries: A Survey of Ontology Implications.  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN. 
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Lee, J.-H., Jett, J., & Perti, A.  (2015, June).  The Problem of "Additional Content."  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN.
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Hinze, A., Taibe-Schock, C., Bainbridge, D., Matamua, R., & Downie, J. S.  (2015, June).  Improving access to large-scale Digital libraries through Semantic-enhanced Search and Disambiguation.  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN. 
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Dubin, D. & Jett, J.  (2015, June).  An Ontological Framework for Describing Games.  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN. 
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Choi, K., Lee, J.-H., Willis, C., & Downie, J. S.  (2015, June).  Topic Modeling Users’ Interpretations of Songs to Inform Subject Access in Music Digital Libraries.  Paper presented at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015, Knoxville, TN. 
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News

May 14, 2015
CIRSS Students and Faculty to Present at JCDL 2015
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April 28, 2015
CIRSS Affiliate Faculty Member Victoria Stodden appointed to International Mathematical Union committee
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March 31, 2015
CIRSS faculty, staff, and students to present work at the 2015 GSLIS Research Showcase
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March 17, 2015
CIRSS researchers present at iConference 2015
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Events

Upcoming:

Past:

CIRSS Seminar
Email Data Analysis as an Alternate Lens into Historical Events
Leaders: Craig Evans, PhD candidate
May 26, 4pm - 5pm
242 LIS

CIRSS Seminar
Note special earlier time: COMPAS (COMPetitive Analysis Service) for Informed Decision-Making and Current Status and Future of S&T Information Services of KISTI
Leaders: Dr. Hyuck Jai Lee and Dr. Seok-Hyoung Lee from the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI)
May 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
LIS 126