Ying Zhang

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Research Librarian for Asian Studies
Ph.D., Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Library and Information Science
Phone: (949) 824-0489
Email: yingz@uci.edu
University of California, Irvine
466 Langson Library
Mail Code: 8100
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Information Retrieval, Human-Computer Interaction, Digital Library, Digital Humanities, System Evaluation, East Asian Librarianship, Digital Humanities
Author (2021) Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of UC Irvine Libraries’ East Asian Collection, Journal of East Asian Libraries, 173 (Oct. 2021): 3-7. Available at https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jeal/vol2021/iss173/3/
First-author (2021). From collection curation to knowledge creation: Exploring new roles of academic librarians in digital humanities research, The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 47(2),102324. Available at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acalib.2021.102324.
First-author (2019). A Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue of Ancient Chinese Books in the University of California Irvine Libraries. Beijing: Zhonghua Book Company.
First-author (2017). Chinese-English Dictionary of Ming Government Official Titles. Available at https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2bz3v185
Translator (2016). The Sage in the Cathedral of Books: The Distinguished Chinese American Library Professional Dr. Hwa-Wei Lee. Ohio University Press
First-author (2015). Convergence of digital humanities and digital libraries. Library Management, 36(4/5), 362–377.
First-author (2014). New Roles of Library and Information Science Professionals in the Convergence of Digital Humanities and Digital Libraries: An Exploration. Proceedings of the 7th Shanghai International Library Forum, July 9th-11th, 2014 Shanghai.
First-author (2012). Technologies and Chinese Librarianship. In Ravi R. N. Sharma (ed.), Libraries in the Early 21st Century, v.1: an International Perspective. Berlin: De Gruyter Saur. pp.105-138.

Author (2010). Developing a holistic model for digital library evaluation. Journal of American Society for Information Science and Technology, 61(1): 88-110.

Co-author (2010). The influence of Saracevic on information science in China: A citation analysis. Proceedings for the TEFKO 2010 Conference.

Co-author (2009). How usable are operational digital libraries – A usability evaluation of system interactions. Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems, 2009, PA: Pittsburgh, July 14-17. pp.177-186.

Curator (2009) Shanghai's Two Faces: Cosmopolitanism & Glocalization, a UCI Libraries spring exhibit catalog. Retrieved on January 5, 2011 from http://www.lib.uci.edu/about/publications/exhibits/shanghai/images/checklist_shanghai.pdf

First-author (2008). A user-centered functional metadata evaluation on Moving Image Collections. Journal of American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59 (8): 1331-1346.

Co-author (2008). Effects of interaction design in digital libraries on user interactions. Journal of Documentation, 64(3): 438-463.

Co-author (2007). Effects of browse design in digital libraries on users’ browsing experience. Proceedings of Libraries in Digital Age 07 Annual Conference, May 2007, Dubrovnik and Mljet, Croatia.

Author (2007). Libraries in the Digital Age: LIDA 2007, Library Hi Tech News, 24(7):15-16.

Co-author (2006). Trained vs. untrained searchers’ interaction with search features in digital libraries: A case study. Proceedings of ASIST Annual Conference, Nov. 3-8, Austin, TX.

Co-author (2006). A comparative study of the effect of search feature design on user experience in digital libraries (DLs). In S. Dumais, E. N. Efthimiadis, D. Hawking, & K. Järvelin, Twenty-Ninth Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (pp.669-670). ACM, Inc.

First-author (2004) IFLA FRBR as user centered metadata evaluation framework for Moving Image Collections. Proceedings of 2004 American Society for Information Science and Technology, November 13-17, 2004, RI: Providence, http://www.asis.org/Conferences/AM04/posters.html

Co-author (2004) Building digitized collection: theory and practice. Proceedings of The 7th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL), December 13 - 17,2004, Shanghai, China, p.165-173.

Co-author (2004). Human information behavior and digital libraries: Tools for a survey. Proceedings of Libraries in Digital Age 2004, May 25-29, 2004, Dubrovnik and Island of Mljet, Croatia.

First-author (2003). An evaluation of computer-supported collaborative serial management: A case study. Information Technology and Libraries, 22(3): 14~20.

Co-author (2000) A Study of WWW virtual libraries. Journal of Academic Libraries, 18(5): 31~34 (Chinese)

First-author (2000). Forthcoming Web searching. New Technology of Library and Information Service, no.3: 40~43 (Chinese)

Authored (2000). Current awareness tools on the Internet. Academic Resources and Information Research, no.1: 35~37 (Chinese)

First-author (2000). Bioscience resources on the Internet. Bulletin of Biology, 35(1): 4~6. (Chinese)

First-author (1999). A comparative study on three major Internet search tools. Library and Information Service, no.10: 39~42 (Chinese)

First-author (1999). Comparative analysis of some genetic and gene databases and the optimized search tactics. Academic Resources and Information Research, vol.6 no.1: 38~40 (Chinese)

First-author (1998). Different ways to connect to DIALOG and the corresponding optimized appropriate measures. New Technology of Library and Information Service, no.3: 45~48. (Chinese)

Author (1998). Patent resources on the Internet. Academic Resources and Information Research, vol.5 no.1: 35~36 (Chinese)

Co-author (1998). Environment science databases in the DIALOG system. In Basic and Applied Research on Environmental Science----Special Collection of Environmental Science Institute of Zhongshan University, 1998, p244~248 (Chinese)

Co-author (1997). New OCLC FirstSearch. Academic Resources and Information Research, no.3: 55~56 (Chinese)
Mellon-CEAL Innovation Grant (2016-2017) for Crowd-Translating Ming Bureaucratic Official Titles http://mingofficialtitles.lib.uci.edu/#/
Geiss Hsu Foundation Grant (2019-2020):
Research Centers
Center for Asian Studies
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