CONTRIBUTOR:

Christine Urquhart

AFFILIATION:

TITLE:

Senior Lecturer (Retired)

DEPARTMENT:

Information Studies

INSTITUTION:

University of Aberystwyth

BIOGRAPHY:

Christine Urquhart held a faculty position in the Department of Information Studies, Aberystwyth University, UK (1993-2009). Since retiring from full time teaching she has continued to pursue her research interests, which include information behavior and information systems research, the value and impact of information services, and preparation of systematic reviews on communication topics in health services research for the Cochrane Collaboration. Christine has worked with SaraDunn Associates on several social care information projects. For five years she was Director of Research in the Department at Aberystwyth and devised the research training programmes for doctoral research. She is one of the most highly cited authors in library and information science in the UK.