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Kwong Bor Ng, Ph.D

  Vice Chair and Professor

  Rosenthal 250
  Graduate School of Library and Information Studies
  Queens College, City University of New York
  Phone: (718) 997-3613
  Fax: (718) 997-3797
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Ph.D. (1998) Rutgers University - New Brunswick, N.J. Information Science

M.L.S. (1994) Rutgers University - New Brunswick, N.J. Library Studies

Work Experience

Courses Taught in the Past Ten Years:

LBSCI 703: Introduction to Technical Services

LBSCI 706: Advance Technology Concepts

LBSCI 720: Design and Evaluation of Visual Information for the Web

LBSCI 729: Metadata for Digital Resources

LBSCI 753: Digital Library

LBSCI 746: Design and Construction of Bibliographic Database

LBSCI 748: Web Programming

LBSCI 790.3: Web 2.0 Technologies and Content Managing Systems

Research & Professional Interests

My areas of interests are quite diversified. They include algorithms of information retrieval, human computer interaction, knowledge organization and representation in a digital environment, information visualization, quantitative research methods, metadata standards for resource descriptions, computational linguistics, and data fusion.

Selected Publications

 Cool, Colleen & Ng, Kwong B. (Eds.) (2013). Recent developments in the design, 
       construction, and evaluation of digital libraries. Advances in Library and Information 
       Science (ALIS) Book Series. PA: IGI-Global, Inc. 275 pages.

Ng, Kwong B. & Kucsma, Jason (Eds.) (2011). Digitization in the real world. NY: 
       Metropolitan New York Library Council. 578 pages.
Rummler, Scott & Ng, Kwong B. (Eds.) (2010). Collaborative technologies and application 
       for interactive information design: emerging trends in user experiences. Information 
       Science Reference. PA: IGI-Global, Inc. 320 pages.
Ng, Kwong B. (2007). Using XML. NY: Neal-Schuman Publishers. 178 pages.




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Dept. Office: Rosenthal Library Room 254
Phone (718) 9973790
Fax (718) 997-3797

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Director and Chair
Dr. Colleen Cool

Vice Chair
Dr. Kwong-Bor Ng

Graduate Advisor for Library Media
Specialist & Coordinator of
Library Media Specialist Programs

Dr. Linda Cooper

Director of Admissions
Dr. Claudia Perry

Graduate Advisor for Continuing Students
Prof. Elizbeth Basileo


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