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Publishers' policies regarding the possibility of auto-archiving in open repositories
Mrázková, Jana ; Pilecká, Věra (advisor) ; Dvořák, Jan (referee)
The aim of this bachelor's thesis is to describe and characterize policies that publishers claim to writers and their published scholarly texts due to the possibility of self-archiving of these texts in open repositories. The theoretical part describes open access, discusses in detail self-archiving scholarly texts, including approach particular types of publishing policies. The practical part concentrates on analysing the policy of journal publishers with the highest impact factor and the Czech publishers recorded in database SHERPA/RoMEO. Conclusion contains a summary of the two parts of the analysis and comparison of the use of self- archiving across disciplines.
The interaction of information science and cognitive sciences with emphasis on information retrieval
Pilecká, Věra ; Papík, Richard (advisor) ; Sedláčková, Beáta (referee) ; Rankov, Pavel (referee)
Mgr. Věra Pilecká The interaction of information science and cognitive sciences with emphasis on information retrieval (dissertation thesis) (Vzájemné ovlivňování informační vědy a kognitivních věd s důrazem na vyhledávání informací) Abstract Focus of this thesis is on the description of the interaction of information science and cognitive sciences with emphasis on information retrieval which is influenced by some of the cognitive aspects. The introductory chapter deals with the definition of information science and paradigms inspired by a cognitive approach (cognitive and socio-cognitive paradigm). Then a cognitive science is defined including its basis, methods and application. In the third chapter, a comparison between information and cognitive science is included, and their interaction and common interests are described. Fourth chapter focuses on information retrieval and influencing factors, including search methods, user information behaviour, and user cognitive characteristics and mental models. The final chapter presents two surveys focused on the use of intuitive and analytical information retrieval styles during searching on Google, and the perception of the differences between traditional and online teaching of the effective reading techniques. Both surveys illustrate the influence of users'...
Projects Wikisource and Wikibooks as information resources
Kurzová, Lucie ; Bratková, Eva (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
(in English): This thesis occupies itself with the establishment and development of english versions of the Wikisource and Wikibooks projects, with extension to the czech- language version. It processes the information about the new text making procedure and project text modifications. It deals with content organisation and projects extent. The text pays attention only to the tools provided by the projects, because the provided services are results of processed tools actions. The final part is focused on existing ways of using and possible suggestions of using the projects as information sources.
The impact of quality of information on fulfilling the information needs of users of the "Aspekty náhradní výchovy (" domain-specific portal"
Dvořák, Jakub ; Drobíková, Barbora (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
The diploma thesis titled "The impact of quality of information on fulfilling the infor- mation needs of users of the "Aspekty náhradní výchovy (" domain-specific portal" analyzes the information needs of web portal users and evaluates the quality of the in- formation contained therein using a variety of different methods. The thesis summarizes concepts of information of quality and information needs, describes the issues of measuring quality of information and elaborates on the motivation and possibilities of research on in- formation needs and increasing quality of information. The first part of the thesis defines the terms of information behavior, information need and quality of information. This chapter describes the aforementioned concepts, the possibilities of their research, measurement and evaluation and suggests the general relationship between quality of information and fulfil- ling information needs. This part also lists other possible methods of identifying information needs which were not used in the thesis. The second part describes the web portal, especially the circumstances of its creation and development, with an emphasis on its current state and the description of its technical solutions. This part also establishes and describes the various portal user target groups. The...
Suppliers and producers of information and its targeting towards user-customer via social networks
Rousková, Zuzana ; Papík, Richard (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
Database vendors, producers and information services suppliers are aware of trends in technology and marketing since they have been established entities of information market for decades. Thus it was inevitable that these major players would exploit the latent potential of social media and networks. They have achieved this by creating social network communities, which vary wildly in size from dozens to tens of thousands of users. Being an integral part of communication activities these groups have become important platform for direct contact with users. The contact mainly comprises targeted addressing and support in provided information services. Powered by TCPDF (
Factual databases in chemistry
Krijtová, Alžběta ; Pilecká, Věra (advisor) ; Kučerová, Helena (referee)
and keywords Bachelor thesis depicts factual databses in the field of chemistry. It focuses mainly on databases that cover all fields of chemistry. The thesis presents a general definition of databases and desribes their history and typology. Examples of various factual chemical information which can be searched through chemical databases, are described and shown. The factual chemical databases CAS REGISTRY, CAS REACT, PubChem, ChemSpider and Reaxys are described in detail and compared. Additionally, examples of chemical information searches in these databases are shown. Examples of specialized chemical databses that focus on specific kind of chemical information are listed. In conclusion, the importance of factual databases in providing relevant and correct chemical information for their users is evaluated. Keywords: factual database, chemical information, CAS REGISTRY, CAS Registry Number, CAS REACT, PubChem, ChemSpider, Reaxys
Open Access institutional repositories in the Czech Republic
Charvátová, Michaela ; Pilecká, Věra (advisor) ; Pokorný, Jan (referee)
The bachelor's thesis concentrates on analysis and description of current state of open access institutional repositories in the Czech Republic. The theoretical part of the thesis describes changes of scholarly communication, which led to development of open access movement, basics and methods of open access and open access movement in the Czech Republic. Besides it deals with open access policies of Czech institutions and involvement of Czech open repositories in international projects. The practical part contains the analysis of selected institutional repositories. The analysis concentrates on institutional policies of self-archiving, content of repository and its availability. It also deals with involvement of repositories in international projects, visibility of repositories and with software that the repositories use. In conclusion, these selected repositories are compared.
Behavior of the Czech users on the Internet
Vondráková, Šárka ; Papík, Richard (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
The first part is an introduction to the history of the internet and its connection to the information society. The next part is a theoretical introduction of the information behavior and online information behavior. The following chapter is then about Czech internet user surveys with emphasis on kids' online behavior. The last part presents the specifics of online surveys.
Internet searchings trends
Bjačková, Barbora ; Papík, Richard (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
Internet search has changed significantly since its beginning and it has also changed the way of information retrieval. Firstly, network search tools were created. However, greater development of internet search tools came after the creation of the Web. One of the first internet search tools were the web directories, such as Yahoo! or content directory Open Directory Project. Nowadays, web search engines are the most commonly used. Apart from general web search engines, there are also specialized or web search engines for particular aim or function, such as DuckDuckGo aimed at privacy, Yandex or aimed at specific region or computational search engine WolframAlpha. Multimedia search and search adapted for mobile devices is technology trend in the field of internet search. Personalization, localization and social search belong among the contemporary trends. Semantic search is another long-lasting trend.
Library of Vinohrady move in 2007
Uhlířová, Běla ; Stöcklová, Anna (advisor) ; Pilecká, Věra (referee)
The aim of Bachelor's thesis is to describe Library of Vinohrady move in year of 2007. Initial part focuses on procedure of library move in theory, including definition of known methodics. Next parts of thesis focuse on the Library of Vinohrady move. The library is introduced including its brief history and comparison of library characteristics before the move (2006) and after the move (2008). Library move is described as a complex workflow which starts with design and reconstruction of new premises, continues with library collection move and ends with library re-opening. Thesis also emphasizes practical issues related to library move and describes their solutions.

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