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Peiling Wang

Peiling Wang


443 Communications Bldg.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Research Methodologies and Methods
  • Database Management
  • Information Seeking Behaviors
  • Data Analytics
  • Bibliometrics
  • Open Peer Review in Open Science

Courses taught:

  • INSC 504, Research Methods
  • INSC 584, Database Management System
  • INSC 592, Data Analytics
  • INSC 505, ePortfolio
  • INSC 384, Database Design
  • INSC 484, Database Implementation

My favorite thing about working at SIS is:

To teach is to learn again; to research is to see beyond; to serve is to utilize my learning and research.

Professional Memberships:

  • Association for Information Science & Technology
  • International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics
  • Association for Library and Information Science Education

Select Publications:

  • Peiling Wang, Sukjin You, Manasa Rath, & Dietmar Wolfram (2016). Open Peer Review: A Web Mining Study to Observe PeerJ Authors and Reviewers. Journal of Data and Information Science , September, 2016 [Open Access Journal]
  • Peiling Wang, William B. Hawk, and Carol Tenopir. (2000). Users’ Interaction with World Wide Web resources: An exploratory study using a holistic approach, Information Processing & Management, 36(2): 229-251.
  • Peiling Wang and Marilyn Domas White (1999). A cognitive model of document use during a research project. Study II: Decisions at reading and citing stages, JASIS, Vol. 50, No. 2, 98-114.
  • Peiling Wang (c2001). Methodologies and methods for user behavioral research. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, Vol. 34, 1999, 53-99.
  • Peiling Wang and Dagobert Soergel (1998). A cognitive model of document use during a research project. Study I: Document selection, JASIS, Vol. 49, No. 2, 115-133. (Best JASIS Paper Award)