Beth St. Jean

According to our database1, Beth St. Jean authored at least 25 papers between 2007 and 2018.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of five.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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PhD thesis 


Online presence:



"You Have to Know Your Body!": The Role of the Body in Influencing the Information Behaviors of People with Type 2 Diabetes.
Libr. Trends, 2018

Assessing the health information source perceptions of tweens using card-sorting exercises.
J. Inf. Sci., 2018

The Role of Self-efficacy in Cancer Information Avoidance.
Proceedings of the Transforming Digital Worlds - 13th International Conference, 2018

Factors motivating, demotivating, or impeding information seeking and use by people with type 2 diabetes: A call to work toward preventing, identifying, and addressing incognizance.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2017

There's a creepy guy on the other end at Google!: engaging middle school students in a drawing activity to elicit their mental models of Google.
Inf. Retr. J., 2017

Information access and information literacy under siege: The potentially devastating effects of the proposed 2017 White House budget on already-marginalized populations in the United States.
First Monday, 2017

Is ignorance really bliss?: Exploring the interrelationships among information avoidance, health literacy and health justice.
Proceedings of the Diversity of Engagement: Connecting People and Information in the Physical and Virtual Worlds, 2017

As simple as that?: tween credibility assessment in a complex online world.
J. Documentation, 2015

Impacts of the HackHealth after-school program: Motivating youth through personal relevance.
Proceedings of the Information Science with Impact: Research in and for the Community, 2015

Participant reactivity in a longitudinal mixed-method study of the information behavior of people with type 2 diabetes: Research validity vs. "street validity".
Proceedings of the Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries, 2013

Taking the HINTS about health: An analysis of the health information behavior of a sample of the U.S. public.
Proceedings of the Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries, 2013

An analysis of the information behaviors, goals, and intentions of frequent Internet users: Findings from online activity diaries.
First Monday, 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.
Proceedings of the Information, Interaction, Innovation: Celebrating the Past, Constructing the Present and Creating the Future, 2012

Unheard Voices: Institutional Repository End-Users.
Coll. Res. Libr., 2011

How content contributors assess and establish credibility on the web.
Proceedings of the Bridging the Gulf: Communication and Information in Society, Technology, and Work, 2011

The Benefits of Integrating an Information Literacy Skills Game into Academic Coursework: A Preliminary Evaluation.
D Lib Mag., 2010

A diary study of credibility assessment in everyday life information activities on the web: Preliminary findings.
Proceedings of the Navigating Streams in an Information Ecosystem, 2010

An online activity diary method for studying credibility assessment on the Web.
Proceedings of the Thriving on Diversity: Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World, 2009

Institutional repositories: What's the use?
Proceedings of the Thriving on Diversity: Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World, 2009

Perceptions and Experiences of Staff in the Planning and Implementation of Institutional Repositories.
Libr. Trends, 2008

Designing and testing a web-based board game for teaching information literacy skills and concepts.
Libr. Hi Tech, 2008

The Effectiveness of a Web-based Board Game for Teaching Undergraduate Students Information Literacy Concepts and Skills.
D Lib Mag., 2008

Toward successful institutional repositories: Listening to IR staff's experiences.
Proceedings of the People Transforming Information - Information Transforming People, 2008

Nationwide Census of Institutional Repositories: Preliminary Findings.
J. Digit. Inf., 2007

Census of Institutional Repositories in the U.S.: A Comparison Across Institutions at Different Stages of IR Development.
D Lib Mag., 2007