Beth St. Jean

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CASCI Youth Health Lead

Assistant Professor

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Research Interests

Consumer health information behavior, relevance, credibility, institutional repositories, open access

CASCI Interest Groups and Activities

Publications

St. Jean, B. (2013). Participant reactivity in a longitudinal mixed-method study of the information behavior of people with type 2 diabetes: Research validity vs. “street validity.” Research paper to be presented at the ASIS&T 2013 Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 1-6, 2013. Abstract available: https://www.asis.org/asist2013/abstracts/papers/68.html

St. Jean B. (2012). “I just don’t know what I don’t know!”: A longitudinal investigation of the perceived usefulness of information to people with type 2 diabetes. Research paper presented at the ASIS&T 2012 Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, October 26-30, 2012. Available: https://www.asis.org/asist2012/proceedings/Submissions/30.pdf

St. Jean, B., Rieh, S. Y., Kim, Y.-M., & Yang, J. Y. (2012). An analysis of the information behaviors, goals, and intentions of frequent Internet users: Findings from online activity diaries. First Monday, 17(2), February 2012. Available: http://www.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/3870/3143

St. Jean, B., Rieh, S. Y., Yakel, E., & Markey, K. (2011). Unheard voices: Institutional repository end-users. College & Research Libraries, 72(1), 21-42. Available: http://miracle.si.umich.edu/publications/Unheard_Voices_Published_Copy_012011.pdf