Ali Shiri

Professor

Associate Chair & Graduate Coordinator

School of Library and Information Studies
University of Alberta
3-20 Rutherford South
Edmonton, Alberta 
Canada T6H 2J4

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

Email: ashiri (at) ualberta (dot) ca




 Recent/upcoming presentations and publications:


Shiri, A., Oliphant, Tami (2017). Temporal Patterns of Searching in a Public Library Discovery System. Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science, 41(1-2), pp. 1 -17.

Oliphant, T.; Shiri, A. (2017) "The long tail of search and topical queries in public libraries", Library Review, https://doi.org/10.1108/LR-11-2016-0097

"Metadata in the Digital Library North: Culturally Appropriate and Community-focused Approaches" Government of Alberta IMAware, Edmonton, September 20, 2017.

The Many Faces of Marcia Bates's Contributions: System Design Influence and Citation Impact. CAIS/ACSI, May 31 - June 2, 2017,  Ryerson University, Toronto.