CCI Research Presentations and Publications
The relationship between the professionalization of public relations, societal social capital and democracy: Evidence from a cross- national study. Public Relations Review. 39, 257- 270.(2013).
Restoring sanity through comic relief: Parody television viewers and political outlook. Paper presented at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication annual conference, Washington, DC. .(2013).
Right to know. Encyclopedia of public relations. 2, 804.(2013).
Risk communication. Encyclopedia of public relations. 2, 804- 806.(2013).
The Role of Optimistic Bias and Subjective Health Literacy in DTC Prescription Drug Advertising . American Academy of Advertising.(2013).
"Rx for A One-Click Rule: An Eyetracking Study of Risk Disclosures on Branded Drug Websites". Public Policy Conference.(2013).
Search engine. Encyclopedia of public relations. 2, 819.(2013).
Selected Contemporary Assessment Issues . (McMillan, S. J., Ed.).Selected Contemporary Assessment Issues .(2013).
Service learning at its best: Creating a social media plan for a local nonprofit organization. International Communication Association.(2013).
Shelter- in- place. Encyclopedia of crisis management.(2013).
Social construction of reality theory. Encyclopedia of public relations. 2, 839- 841.(2013).
Social Media and Reading. Online Information Review. 37(2),(2013).
Social media as branding tools: Exploring the effects of social media on brand relationship and the role of consumer characteristics. Media Management and Economics of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.(2013).
Some like it lots: The influence of interactivity and reliance on credibility. Paper presented at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication annual conference, Washington, DC. .(2013).
Strategic risk communication: Adding value to society. Public relations. 4,(2013).
The structure of the biblioblogosphere: An examination of the linking practices of institutional and personal library blogs. Journal of Web Librarianship. 7(1), 20-36.(2013).
A SWAT team approach to Enhancing Student Success. (Adams, B., Ed.).AACRAO Strategic Management Conference.(2013).
A Systematic Review of Interactive Information Retrieval Evaluation Studies. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. 64(4), 745-770.(2013).
"Targeting gender: A content analysis of alcohol advertising in magazines". American Academy of Advertising. 116-117.(2013).
Teaching information behavior: Sharing global experiences.. The 2013 Conference of the Association of Library and Information Science Education. Seattle, Washington, January 22-25..(2013).
The Tenacity of Orphaned Blogs. 2013 SAA Research Forum.(2013).
To Have and to Hold: Milennials, Magazines and Mobile. Journal of Magazine and New Media. forthcoming,(2013).
Towards New Methodologies for Assessing Relevance of Information Retrieval from Web Search Engines on Children’s Queries.. Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods in Libraries: An International Journal. 1(March), 7.(2013).
Twitter activity following the Supreme Court gene patent decision. Consumer Genetics Conference.(2013).
Understanding publics' engagement with organizational social media: Why publics engage with organizational Facebook and how organizations interact with publics. International Public Relations Reserch Conference.(2013).
Is the universe of democracy, rhetoric, and public relations whole cloth or three separate galaxies?. Public Relations Review. 39, 271- 279 .(2013).
"Unlocking the Secrets to Social Media Visibility". National Communication Association (NCA).(2013).
User perceptions of social media: A comparative study of perceived characteristics and user profiles by social media types. Online Jorurnal of Communication and Media Technologies. 3(4),(2013).
Using Conjoint Analysis to Identify Audience News Values.. International Association for Media and Communication Research conference.(2013).
Using Information Systems to Support “Door-step Banking”: Enabling Scalability of Microfinance to Serve More of the Poor at the Bottom of the Pyramid. Communications of the Association for Information Systems. 33(Special Issue on Information Systems in Emerging Economies), 442.(2013).
Using Inoculation Theory in public relations messages: Preparing the audience for arguments to be made later. Casing Persuasive Communication. 127- 144.(2013).
Using social media dialogically: Public relations role in reviving democracy. Public Relations Review. 39(3),(2013).
Value of Academic Reading and Value of the Library in Academics' Own Words. Aslib Proceedings. 65(4),(2013).
Video News Releases. Encyclopedia of Public Relations (2nd ed.) Robert Heath, editor. 2, 960-962.(2013).
Website. Encyclopedia of public relations. 2, 970-972.(2013).
What Is The Role of the Private Sector in Public Diplomacy? A Research Agenda for the Study of Global Public Relations as Diplomacy. International Communication Association.(2013).
When and how do publics engage with nonprofit organizations through social media? A content analysis of organizational message strategies and public engagement with organizational Facebook pages. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication .(2013).
Where do we go from here?: Informing academic library staffing through reference transaction analysis. (Bartlett, J., Ed.).College and Research Libraries. 74, 489-500.(2013).
2012 Commission on Public Relations Education report: Standards for public relations education for the professional master's programs in the United States.(2012).
Access to digital case law in the United States: a historical perspective.. The 78th International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) General Conference and Assembly, Helsinki, Finland, August 11-17, 2012.(2012).
Access to digital case law in the United States: a historical perspective. . Proceedings of the 78th International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) General Conference and Assembly, Helsinki, Finland, August 11-17, 2012. .(2012).
Activist Efforts of the Center for Media and Democracy to affect FCC policy for video news releases. Public Relations Review. 38(1), 76-82.(2012).
Activist practitioner perspectives of website public relations: Why aren't activist websites fulfilling the dialogica promise?. Public Relations Review. 38(2), 303- 312.(2012).
Aligning Teaching and Learning Assessment Efforts with Institutional Mission and Goals: A Case Study. Quantitative and Qualtitative Methods in Libraries (QQML).(2012).
Analysis of location-based questions to inform mobile library applications. Library and Information Science Research. 34(4), 265-270.(2012).
Apps4Africa: A New State Department Public Diplomacy Initiative. Public Relations Review. 38,(2012).
Assessing a Leadership and Mentoring Program at the University of Tennessee. (Atchley, K., Ed.).Mentoring Institute Mentoring Conference.(2012).