Yan Zhang

Affiliations:
  • The University of Texas at Austin, School of Information, TX, USA
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA (PhD 2009)
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA (former)


According to our database1, Yan Zhang authored at least 63 papers between 2003 and 2021.

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

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Bibliography

2021
Affordances for information practices: theorizing engagement among people, technology, and sociocultural environments.
J. Documentation, 2021

Interventions to support consumer evaluation of online health information credibility: A scoping review.
Int. J. Medical Informatics, 2021

Healthcare professionals' acts of correcting health misinformation on social media.
Int. J. Medical Informatics, 2021

The effects of information source and eHealth literacy on consumer health information credibility evaluation behavior.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2021

2020
The quantified-self archive: documenting lives through self-tracking data.
J. Documentation, 2020

Global health crises are also information crises: A call to action.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2020

Consumer health information needs: A systematic review of measures.
Inf. Process. Manag., 2020

Older Adults' Evaluation of the Credibility of Online Health Information.
Proceedings of the CHIIR '20: Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval, 2020

2019
Using the eye-tracking method to study consumer online health information search behaviour.
Aslib J. Inf. Manag., 2019

Towards a Typology of Self-Tracking Gaps.
Proceedings of the Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2019

Configuring Personal Data for a Quantified-Self Archive.
Proceedings of the Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2019

2018
The Health of a Musician: Identifying Musicians' Unstated/Unrecognized Health Information Needs.
Proceedings of the Information Literacy in Everyday Life - 6th European Conference, 2018

2017
The influence of individual differences on consumer's selection of online sources for health information.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2017

Towards understanding consumers' quality evaluation of online health information: A case study.
Proceedings of the Diversity of Engagement: Connecting People and Information in the Physical and Virtual Worlds, 2017

Data ecosystem in self-tracking health and wellness apps.
Proceedings of the Diversity of Engagement: Connecting People and Information in the Physical and Virtual Worlds, 2017

2016
Understanding the sustained use of online health communities from a self-determination perspective.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2016

Cancer information seeking in social question and answer services. Identifying health-related topics in cancer questions on <i>Yahoo! Answers</i>.
Inf. Res., 2016

Individual Differences and Online Health Information Source Selection.
Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval, 2016

2015
Quality of health information for consumers on the web: A systematic review of indicators, criteria, tools, and evaluation results.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2015

Users' link sharing in an online health community.
Inf. Res., 2015

Questioning strangers about critical medical decisions: "What happens if you have sex between the HPV shots?".
Inf. Res., 2015

Health information seeking of low socioeconomic status Hispanic adults using smartphones.
Aslib J. Inf. Manag., 2015

Supporting Data Driven Access through Automatic Keyword Extraction and Summarization.
Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Congress on Big Data, New York City, NY, USA, June 27, 2015

A systematic review of the literature on consumers' use of patient portals: Preliminary results.
Proceedings of the Information Science with Impact: Research in and for the Community, 2015

Health information use: Preliminary results from a systematic review.
Proceedings of the Information Science with Impact: Research in and for the Community, 2015

Human values and personal health records.
Proceedings of the Information Science with Impact: Research in and for the Community, 2015

2014
Evaluation of a scatter/gather interface for supporting distinct health information search tasks.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2014

Beyond quality and accessibility: Source selection in consumer health information searching.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2014

Searching for specific health-related information in MedlinePlus: Behavioral patterns and user experience.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2014

Health information seeking using smartphones among low SES hispanic adults in the U.S.A.
Proceedings of the Fifth Information Interaction in Context Symposium, 2014

A qualitative investigation of factors enabling sustained use of online health communities.
Proceedings of the Connecting Collections, Cultures, and Communities, 2014

2013
Facebook as a Platform for Health Information and Communication: A Case Study of a Diabetes Group.
J. Medical Syst., 2013

Toward a layered model of context for health information searching: An analysis of consumer-generated questions.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2013

Interactive search result clustering: a study of user behavior and retrieval effectiveness.
Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2013

Seeking treatment options: Consumers' search behaviors and cognitive activities.
Proceedings of the Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries, 2013

2012
Designing Patient-Centered Personal Health Records (PHRs): Health Care Professionals' Perspective on Patient-Generated Data.
J. Medical Syst., 2012

College students' uses and perceptions of social networking sites for health and wellness information.
Inf. Res., 2012

The impact of task complexity on people's mental models of MedlinePlus.
Inf. Process. Manag., 2012

An interactive game for teaching facial expressions to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Communications, 2012

Health information searching behavior in MedlinePlus and the impact of tasks.
Proceedings of the ACM International Health Informatics Symposium, 2012

Panel on social media for consumer health.
Proceedings of the ACM International Health Informatics Symposium, 2012

A framework for designing assistive technologies for teaching children with ASDs emotions.
Proceedings of the CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2012

Health information needs on diseases: A coding schema development for analyzing health questions in social Q&A.
Proceedings of the Information, Interaction, Innovation: Celebrating the Past, Constructing the Present and Creating the Future, 2012

Consumer health information searching process in real life settings.
Proceedings of the Information, Interaction, Innovation: Celebrating the Past, Constructing the Present and Creating the Future, 2012

A Theoretical Framework and Metaphor based Game Design Guideline for Teaching Children with ASDs Emotions.
Proceedings of the AMIA 2012, 2012

Designing an Interface for Exploring Online Autism Support Communities.
Proceedings of the AMIA 2012, 2012

2011
Improving communication skills of children with ASDs through interaction with virtual characters.
Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE 1st International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health, 2011

Effects of tasks on users' perceptions of the content of a web-based IR system.
Proceedings of the iConference 2011, 2011

Exploring a web space for consumer health information: implications for design.
Proceedings of the iConference 2011, 2011

Designing Consumer Health Information Systems: What Do User-Generated Questions Tell Us?
Proceedings of the Foundations of Augmented Cognition. Directing the Future of Adaptive Systems, 2011

2010
The construction of mental models of information-rich web spaces: the development process and the impact of task complexity.
SIGIR Forum, 2010

Dimensions and elements of people's mental models of an information-rich Web space.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2010

Contextualizing consumer health information searching: an analysis of questions in a social Q&A community.
Proceedings of the ACM International Health Informatics Symposium, 2010

2008
Undergraduate students' mental models of the Web as an information retrieval system.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2008

The influence of mental models on undergraduate students' searching behavior on the Web.
Inf. Process. Manag., 2008

Academic users' interactions with ScienceDirect in search tasks: Affective and cognitive behaviors.
Inf. Process. Manag., 2008

Effects of performance feedback on users' evaluations of an interactive IR system.
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Information Interaction in Context, 2008

2007
Effects of structure and interaction style on distinct search tasks.
Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007

Information-seeking behaviors of academic researchers in the internet age: A user study in the United States, China and Greece.
Proceedings of the Joining Research and Practice: Social Computing and Information Science, 2007

2005
Measuring mental models: Rationales and instruments.
Proceedings of the Sparking Synergies: Bringing Research and Practice Together, 2005

2004
Survey of learners' knowledge structures: Rationales, methods and instruments.
Proceedings of the Managing and Enhancing Information: Cultures and Conflicts, 2004

Use of electronic science journals in the undergraduate curriculum: An observational study.
Proceedings of the Managing and Enhancing Information: Cultures and Conflicts, 2004

2003
Patterns of Journal Use by Scientists through Three Evolutionary Phases.
D Lib Mag., 2003


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