George Buchanan - Publications

Editor

Proceedings of the Usability for Digital Libraries Workshop, Blandford, A., Buchanan, G., editors, Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2002.

“Usability of Digital Libraries,” Blandford, A., Buchanan, G., Jones, M., editors, Special Issue, Journal of Digital Libraries, March 2004.

International Journal Publications

“An examination of the physical and the digital qualities of humanities research”, Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Blandford, A., Gow, J., Buchanan, G., Information Processing & Management, 2008, in press

“The PRET A Rapporter Framework: evaluating Digital Libraries from the perspective of information work”. Blandford, A., Adams, A., Attfield, S., Buchanan, G., Gow, J, Makri, S., Rimmer, R., Warwick,C., Information Processing & Management, 2007, (in press).

“Social Information Seeking in Physical and Digital Worlds”, Buchanan G., Hinze, A., Social Information Seeking, Information Science Publishing, 2007, (in press)

“A library or just another information resource? A case study of users' mental models of traditional and digital libraries”, Makri, S., Blandford, A., Gow. J., Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Buchanan, G., Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 58(3), Feb. 2007, pp 433-445.

“HDLAlert: A Healthcare DL Alerting System: From User Needs to Implementation”, Hinze, A., Jung, D., Adams, A., Buchanan, G. Health Informatics Journal, 12(2), June 2006, pp. 121-135

“Designing to change users' information seeking behaviour: a case study.” Stelmaszewska, H., Blandford, A., Buchanan, G. In S. Chen & G. Magoulas (Eds.) Adaptable and Adaptive Hypermedia Systems. Information Science Publishing, 2004, pp. 52-65.

“Changing the Pace of Search: Supporting 'Background' Information Seeking”. Jones, M., Buchanan, G., Cheng, T-C., & Jain, P.. JASIS Special Issue on Best Practices in Search, JASIST 57(6), June 2006, pp. 838-842.

“Improving web search on small screen devices”. Jones, M., Buchanan, G. & Thimbleby, H., Interacting with Computers, 14(2003), 479-495

“Exploring Small Screen Digital Library Access with the Greenstone Digital Library,” Buchanan, G., Jones, M., Marsden, G., Proc. European Conference on Digital Libraries, Springer Verlag, 2002, 583–596

“Improving Web Interaction on Small Displays,” Jones, M., Marsden, G., Mohd-Nasir, N., Boone, K. & Buchanan, G., Computer Networks 31:1129–1137 (Selected paper from Proc. 8th WWW conference).

“Spatial Hypertext as a Reader Tool in Digital Libraries,” Buchanan, G., Blandford, A., Jones, M., & Thimbleby, H., Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 2539 , Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries 2002: 13-24. (Extended from 1st Workshop on Visual Interfaces for Digital Libraries).

International Conference Publications

“Narrowcast yourself: Designing for Community Storytelling in a Rural Indian Context”, Jones, M., Harwood, W., Bainbridge, D., Buchanan, G., Frohlich, D., Rachovides, D., Frank, M., Lalmas, M., Proceedings ACM Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), 2008

“Incidental Information and Mobile Search”, Arter, D., Buchanan, G., Jones, M., Proc. Mobile HCI, 2007, to appear

“Investigating Document Triage on Paper and Electronic Media”, Buchanan, G., Loizides, F., Proc. European Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007, pp. 416-426

“Representing Aggregates in the Digital Library”, Buchanan, G., Gow, J., Blandford, A., Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Proc. ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007,pp. 247-256

“Questions Not Answers: A Novel Mobile Search Technique”, Jones, M., Buchanan, G., Harper, R., Xech, P.L, Proc. ACM CHI, 2007, pp. 155-158.

“Supporting Aggregates in Digital Libraries”, Buchanan, G., Gow, J., Blandford, A., Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., European Conference on Digital Libraries, 2006, pp.532-535.

“FRBR: enriching and integrating digital libraries”, Buchanan, G., Proc. ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2006,pp.260-269.

“User Requirements For Humanities Digital Libraries”. Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Blandford, A., Gow, J. Buchanan, G. Procs. Digital Humanities 2006, University Paris - Sorbonne, 5-9 July 2006.

“Code, comments and consistency, a case study of the problems of reuse of encoded texts”, Warwick, C., Buchanan, G., Blandford, A., Gow, J., Rimmer, J., Digital Humanities Conference, 2006, pp. 228-231.

“The Challenge of Creating Cooperating Mobile Services: Experiences and Lessons Learned", Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., Australian Computer Science Conference, 2006, pp. 207-215.

“An Integrated Alerting Service for Open Digital Libraries: Design and Implementation”, Hinze, A., Schweer, A., Buchanan, G., Conference on Cooperative Information Systems, 2005, pp. 484-501.

“Information Seeking by Humanities Scholars"”, Buchanan,G., Cunningham, S.J., Blandford, A., Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., European Conference on Digital Libraries,2005, p. 218-229.

“An Alerting Service for the Greenstone Digital Library”, Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., 5th International Workshop on Distributed Event-Based Systems, ICISC, IEEE Press, 2005, pp. 444-450.

“Alerting in Digital Libraries”, Buchanan, G., Hinze, A., Proc. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2005, pp. 131-140.

“A Generic Framework for Building Digital Library Collections”, Buchanan, G., Bainbridge, D., Don, K., Witten, I., Proc. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2005, pp. 23-31.

“Supporting Information Structuring in a Digital Library”, Buchanan, G., Blandford, A., Thimbleby, H., Jones, M., Proceedings of the European Conference on Digital Libraries, 2004, pp. 464-475.

“Dynamic Digital Library Construction and Configuration”, Bainbridge, D., Don, K., Buchanan, G., Witten, I.H., Proceedings of the European Conference on Digital Libraries, 2004, pp. 1-13.

“Integrating Information Seeking and Structuring: Exploring the Role of Spatial Hypertexts in a Digital Library”, Buchanan, G., Blandford, A., Jones, M., Thimbleby, H., Proceedings of ACM Hypertext 2004, pp. 225-234.

“From Sit-Forward to Lean Back: Using a Mobile Device to Vary Interactive Pace”, Jones, M., Buchanan, G., Jain, P., Marsden, M., (2003), Proc. Mobile HCI, 2003, 390-394.

“Sorting out Searching on Small Screen Devices,” Jones, M., Buchanan, G., Thimbleby, H., Proc. Mobile HCI, Springer Verlag, 2002, 81–94.

“Greenstone as a Platform for Distributed Digital Library Publications,” Bainbridge, D., Buchanan, G., McPherson, J., Jones, S., Mahoui, A., Witten, I., European Conference on Digital Libraries, Darmstadt, Germany, 2001, pp137–148. Springer-Verlag.

“Dynamic digital libraries for children,” Theng, Y. L., Mohd-Nasir, N., Buchanan, G., Fields, B., Thimbleby, H. & Cassidy, N., Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2001: pp406–415. ACM Press.

“Improving mobile internet usability,” Buchanan, G., Jones, M., Thimbleby, H., Farrant, S., Pazzani, M., 2001. Proceedings of the Web 2001 Conference, Hong Kong, 2001, pp673–680. ACM Press.

“Children as Design Partners and Testers for a Children’s Digital Library,” Theng, Y.L., Mohd Nasir, N., Buchanan, G., Bainbridge, D., Thimbleby, H. & Jones, M. 2000, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, Fourth European Conference ECDL’00, Borbinha, J. and Baker, T. (Eds.), pp249–258, Springer.

“Designing a Children's Digital Library With and For Children,” ACM Conference of Digital Libraries 2000, Theng, Y. L., Mohd-Nasir, N., Thimbleby, H., Buchanan, G. & Jones, M.

“Scalable Browsing for Large Collections: A Case Study,” Paynter, Witten, I., Cunningham, S. J. & Buchanan, G., ACM Conference on Digital Libraries, San Antonio, 2000, pp215–223.

“An Evaluation of WebTwig—a site outliner for handheld Web access,” Jones, M., Buchanan, G., Mohd-Naisr, N. 1999, Proc. International Symposium on Handheld and Ubiquitous Computing, pp343–348, Karlsruhe, Germany, 1999.

“Design Guidelines and User-Centred Digital Libraries,” Theng, Y. L,. Duncker, E., Mohd-Nasir N., Buchanan G. & Thimbleby H., Third European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL 99) pp167–183.

“Improving Web Interaction on Small Displays,” Jones, M., Marsden, G., Mohd-Nasir, N., Boone, K. & Buchanan, G. 1999, Proceedings of the 8th World Wide Web Conference, pp51–60.

National Conference Publications

“A Stable View of the Hyperactive Web,” Buchanan, G., Marsden, G. E., Tan, T., Theng, Y.L. & Thimbleby, H., 1999, Active Web Conference, Stafford, UK 1999, pp27–34.

Articles

“Workshop Report: Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries at JCDL’02”, Blandford, A., Buchanan, G., SIGIR Forum, 36(2), pp. 83-89, 2002.

“Report on the Sixth European Conference on Digital Libaries”, Buchanan, G., Dlib Magazine, October 2002 online at http://www.dlib.org/dlib/october02/buchanan/10buchanan.html

Other Refereed Publications

“Incidental Mobile Information and Large Public Displays”, Garnham, D., Buchanan, G., Jones, M., CHI Workshop on Designing and Evaluating Mobile Phone-Based Interaction with Public Displays, ACM CHI, 2008, to appear

“Context, Data and Queries”, Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., Schweer, A., Jones, M., Proceedings Context-Aware Mobile Systems Workshop, OTM Workshops (1) 2007: 222-225

“Creators, Composers and Consumers: experiences of designing a digital library”, Blandford A., Gow, J., Buchanan, G., Warwick, C., Rimmer, J., Procs. Interact 2007, pp. 239-242.

“StoryBank: an Indian Village Community Digital Library “,Jones, M., Harwood, W., Buchanan, G., Lalmas, M., Procs. ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007, pp. 257-258.

“Rapid Document Navigation for Information Triage Support”, Buchanan, G., Procs. Of ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007, pp. 503.

“A Publisher of Last Resort: Enduring Document Access”, Buchanan, G., Procs. ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2007. pp. 475.

“Compression of GPS Data” Lever, R., Buchanan, G., Context-Aware Mobile Systems Workshop, OTM Conferences, 2006, pp. 1944-1947.

“Humanities Scholars' Information-seeking Behaviour and Use of Digital Resources”. Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Blandford, A., Gow, J. & Buchanan, G., Proc. DL-CUBA workshop (at JCDL 2006).

“Information seeking in the Humanities: Physicality and Digitality”. Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Blandford, A., Gow, J. & Buchanan, G. (2006) Physicality 2006: The First International Workshop on Physicality, Lancaster University 6-7 February 2006.

“Cooperating Services in a Mobile Tourist Information System”, Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., Conference on Cooperative Information Systems, 2005, pp 12-13.

“Context-awareness in Mobile Tourist Information Systems: Challenges for User Interaction”, Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., Context in Mobile HCI Workshop, Mobile HCI, 2005.

“Health Service DL Alerting: Users, Requirements and Design”, Buchanan, G., Adams, A., Jung, D., Hinze, A., International Workshop on Health Digital Libraries, ECDL, 2005.

“User Centred Interactive Search: a Study of Humanities Researchers in a Digital Library Environment” Wawick, C., Blandford, A.., Buchanan, G. (in press). To appear in Proc. ACH/ALLC 2005

“User Centred Interactive Search in the Humanities“ Warwick, C., Blandford, A., Buchanan, G., Rimmer, J., Proc. ACM/IEEE JCDL 2005.p. 400

“Exploring the Digital Library use of Humanities Academics”, Buchanan, G., Rimmer, J., Warwick, C., Blandford, A.., Users in the Wild Workshop, Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2005.

“An Alerting Service for the Greenstone Digital Library”, Hinze, A., Buchanan, G., 5th International Workshop on Distributed Event-Based Systems, ICISC, 2005

“Expression and Interpretation in Spatial Hypertext”, Buchanan G. 4th Workshop on Spatial Hypertext, ACM Hypertext Conference, Santa Cruz, 2004.

“Spatial Hypertext on the Small Screen”. Buchanan G. & Jones, M. 2nd Mobile Ubiquitous Information Access Workshop, Glasgow, 2004.

“Using a Mobile Device to Vary the Pace of Search”, Jones, M., Jain, P. & Buchanan, G & Marsden, G. International Symposium on Mobile HCI, Udine, Italy, September 2003.

“Changing the Pace of Search – Supporting Background Information Needs”. Jones, M., Jain P., Jones, M., Jain P., Buchanan, G., CHI 2003 Workshop on Search. Florida, April 2003.

“Spatial hypertext as a reader tool in digital libraries,” Buchanan, G., Blandford, A., Jones, M. & Thimbleby, H. 1st International Workshop on Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries, ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, June 2001.

“Designing for Small Screen Interaction,” Jones M., Buchanan G., Information Design for Mobile Web Services Workshop, 9th International World Wide Web Conference, Amsterdam, May 2000.

“Search Interfaces for Handheld Mobile Devices,” Jones, M. & Buchanan, G., Poster Proceedings, 9th International World Wide Web Conference, Amsterdam, 2000, pp86–87.

“How do we Build Web Sites Fit for Purpose?” Buchanan, G., Marsden, G. E., Thimbleby, H. & Theng, Y. L., Human-Computer Interaction, Interact’99 Volume II:11–12.

“Dynamic Metadata for Monitoring Digital Library Management,” Buchanan, G., Marsden, G. E. & Thimbleby, H. 1999, Fourth ACM Conference on Digital Libraries, Berkeley CA, pp219–220.

“Meaningful Link Verification for Management and Maintenance of Web Sites,” Buchanan, G., Marsden, G. E. & Thimbleby, H., 1999, 8th International World Wide Web Conference, Toronto (WWW8 1999), pp170–171, Poster Proceedings.

“A Site-based outliner for Small Screen Web Access” Jones, M., Marsden, G., Mohd-Nasir, N. & Buchanan, G., 1999, 8th International World Wide Web Conference, Toronto (WWW8 1999), Poster Proceedings 156–157.

Professional Activities

Program Co-Chair, International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, 2008

Co-Chair, Context Aware Mobile Systems Workshop, COOPIS, 2005, 2006, 2007

Co-Chair, Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Usability Workshop, 2002

Sponsorship Chair, Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer-Human Interaction, 2004

Program Committee, ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems, 2008

Program Committee, International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, 2007

Program Committee, Mobile HCI, 2007

Program Committee, European Conference on Digital Libraries, 2006, 2007

Program Committee, ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2006,2007,2008

Program Committee, Information Interaction in Context Symposium, 2006, 2008

Program Committee, Interactive Visual Interfaces for Collection Authors (IVICA) Symposium, 2006

Program Committee, Formal Methods in Interactive Systems (FMIS) Workshop, Macau, 2006

Program Committee, ACM SIGCHI South Africa, 2005

Program Committee, Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer-Human Interaction, 2004

Program Committee, Mobile HCI, Mobile and Ubiquitous Information Access, 2003, 2004, 2006

Program Committee, Second and Third International Workshops on Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries, 2002, 2003

Reviewer, Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2002-2005.

Reviewer, International Journal on Digital Libraries, 2005,2006,2007

Reviewer, Interacting With Computers, 2007

Reviewer, New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia, 2007

Faculty Panellist, ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries Doctoral Consortium, 2007

Selected Invited Talks

British Library/Library of Congress METS Opening Day, July 12th 2004.

Microsoft Research, “Questions not Answers: Review”, 10th May 2007

Awards

European Conference on Digital Libraries, Best Paper Award, 2007

Australian Computer Society, Annual Best Paper Award, 2006

ACM Ted Nelson Award, 2004

Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Commerce and Manufacturers, 2001