Transforming Digital Worlds

13th International Conference, iConference 2018, Sheffield, UK, March 25-28, 2018, Proceedings

  • Gobinda Chowdhury
  • Julie McLeod
  • Val Gillet
  • Peter Willett
Conference proceedings iConference 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10766)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10766)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXXII
  2. Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Wan Azlin Zurita Wan Ahmad, Muriati Mukhtar, Yazrina Yahya
      Pages 3-9
    3. Wasim Ahmed, Peter A. Bath, Laura Sbaffi, Gianluca Demartini
      Pages 10-16
    4. Olga Boichak, Sam Jackson, Jeff Hemsley, Sikana Tanupabrungsun
      Pages 17-26
    5. Julissa Murrieta, Christopher C. Frye, Linda Sun, Linh G. Ly, Courtney S. Cochancela, Elizabeth V. Eikey
      Pages 47-56
    6. Yuanyuan Wang, Panote Siriaraya, Muhammad Syafiq Mohd Pozi, Yukiko Kawai, Adam Jatowt
      Pages 67-73
  3. Communication Studies and Online Communities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Jeremy Foote, Noshir Contractor
      Pages 99-106
    3. Paul Reilly, Elisa Serafinelli, Rebecca Stevenson, Laura Petersen, Laure Fallou
      Pages 120-125
    4. Sally Sanger, Peter A. Bath, Jo Bates
      Pages 126-131
    5. Lauren Thomson, Adam J. Lee, Rosta Farzan
      Pages 132-138
    6. Biyang Yu, Ana Ndumu, Lorraine Mon, Zhenjia Fan
      Pages 139-144
  4. Mobile Information and Cloud Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Kristin B. Cornelius, Irene V. Pasquetto
      Pages 155-163
    3. Marie Demoulin, Jessica Bushey, Robert McLelland
      Pages 175-184
    4. Jing Huang, Zhongyi Wang, Chunya Li
      Pages 185-194
    5. Caleece Nash, Mohammad Hossein Jarrahi, Will Sutherland, Gabriela Phillips
      Pages 207-217
    6. Elaine Vella, Longzhi Yang, Naveed Anwar, Nanlin Jin
      Pages 218-228
    7. Jessica Vitak, Yuting Liao, Priya Kumar, Michael Zimmer, Katherine Kritikos
      Pages 229-239
  5. Data Mining and Data Analytics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Maryam Bugaje, Gobinda Chowdhury
      Pages 253-262
    3. Josep Cobarsí-Morales, Agustí Canals
      Pages 263-271
    4. Kai A. Olsen, James G. Williams, Michael B. Spring
      Pages 292-302
    5. An Yan, Nicholas Weber
      Pages 303-313
  6. Information Retrieval

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 315-315
    2. Toine Bogers, Maria Gäde, Marijn Koolen, Vivien Petras, Mette Skov
      Pages 323-334
    3. Andrew Collins, Dominika Tkaczyk, Akiko Aizawa, Joeran Beel
      Pages 335-344
    4. Hang Dong, Wei Wang, Frans Coenen
      Pages 345-355
    5. Felix Hamborg, Soeren Lachnit, Moritz Schubotz, Thomas Hepp, Bela Gipp
      Pages 356-366
    6. Xiao Hu, Ira Keung Kit Tam, Meijun Liu, J. Stephen Downie
      Pages 378-383

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 13th International  Conference on Transforming Digital Worlds, iConference 2018, held in Sheffield, UK, in March 2018.
The 42 full papers and 40 short papers presented together with the abstracts of 3 invited talks in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 219 submissions. The papers address topics such as social media; communication studies and online communities; mobile information and cloud computing; data mining and data analytics; information retrieval; information behaviour and digital literacy; digital curation; and information education and libraries.


Social media Online social networks Mobile computing Cloud computing Information retrieval Data mining Data Analytics Human Computer Interaction Digital rights management Computing literacy Data Management Systems User Studies Digital Libraries and Archives Health Informatics Computing Education internet world wide web social networks social networking information retrieval

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Northumbria UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Northumbria UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.University of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.University of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-78104-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-78105-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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