Lining Shen wrote this IEEE Conference paper, “Study on Collaborative Information Seeking Behavior for Academic Information in Web2.0 Environment” for the 2010 2nd International Symposium on Information Engineering and Electronic Commerce. (Subscription required for online access.)
With the rapid development of Internet, there is a growing development of collaboration through the Internet. In this course, Collaboration for academic information seeking always takes place due to the complex and interdisciplinary of science research task. Based on this, the paper introduces the main features of academic information. Then it carries out the motivation analysis of collaborative information seeking for academic information in the Web2.0 environment. Meanwhile, the paper puts forward its aim and establishes the collaborative information seeking behavior model. This model includes four layers: demand analysis, search services, user interaction and outcome store and presentation.