Fatih Oguz

Teaching & Research: Digital management systems, information architecture, information technologies, database design, open access, Web services, diffusion of innovations, social media, communities of practice, and research methods

There are 9 included publications by Fatih Oguz :

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The Challenges of Nonstandardized Vendor Usage Data in a Statewide Metasearch Environment: The Library of Texas Experience 2004 1715 This article describes a research and development project the objective of which was to develop a means to produce standardized statewide usage data made available from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Using a range of data collection...
Collaboration through Communities of Practice in the Digital Age 2010 469 This paper aims to describe and explain the role of Communities of Practice (CoPs) as an informal communication mechanism in initiating, improving, and fostering collaboration in the digital age. CoPs play a critical role in the management of shared ...
Developing an Institutional Repository at a Medium-Sized University: Getting Started and Going Forward 2011 274 Valdosta State University (VSU) has worked for two years to implement an institutional repository (IR), Vtext, to centralize, present, and preserve the intellectual output of our scholars and students in ways not currently supported by traditional li...
Faculty Members’ Perceptions towards Institutional Repository at a Medium-sized University: Application of a Binary Logistic Regression Model 2014 81 Purpose – The study aimed to investigate the perceptions of faculty members at a medium-sized university towards self-archiving and participation in institutional repositories (IRs). Design/methodology/approach – The research participants were fro...
Four I’s of Internships for the New Information Society: Intentional, Interconnected, Interdisciplinary and International 2011 332 Internships in library and information studies (LIS) for the New Information Society are re-examined taking into consideration four concepts: (i) international and (ii) interdisciplinary that allow them to expand beyond the local and disciplinary, an...
Library Blogs and User Participation: A Survey about Comment Spam in Library Blogs 2011 618 The purpose of this research is to identify and describe the impact of comment spam in library blogs. Three research questions guided the study: current level of commenting in library blogs; librarians' perception of comment spam; and techniques used...
Public Access to Government Information as a Basic Human Right: Turkish National Police Digital Repository 2006 188 This paper presents an overview of a need for an exploratory research project to identify, describe, and investigate the applicability of the digital repository approach to disseminate intellectual output of the Turkish National Police. Governments a...
Texas Library Directory Web Services Application: The Potential for Web Services to Enhance Information Access to Legacy Data 2006 124 This paper presents an overview of an exploratory research project to identify, describe, and investigate the applicability of the Web services (WS) approach to access legacy data. In the Z Texas Implementation Component of the Library of Texas (ZLOT...
Who Do You Know? A Study of Connectedness in Online Education and Employment 2013 30 This study explored the relationship of online course intensity to development of social networks and the impact of social networks on obtaining employment or employment information to develop a better understanding of the factors that lead to improv...