Yuerong Hu

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Areas of Research: 

My research interests include digital humanities and digital libraries. I want to apply digital tools and computational methods to the study of literatures and innovate the way we interpret with them. I am also very interested in library and information sciences education. 


Bachelor's degrees in Management (major: library science) and Economics, Wuhan University, 2017

Selected Publications, Papers and Presentations: 

Lihong, Zhou., Yuerong, Hu.& Jie, Xu. "Understanding the lack of student engagement in Chinese library science undergraduate education." Information Development (2016).

Yuerong, Hu., et al. "A Review of Visual Distant Reading in Digital Humanities." Library Tribune (2017).

Yingying, Han. & Yuerong, Hu.(November 2016). "A Comparative Analysis of the Library Science Undergraduate Programs in China and Japan." Paper presented at Asia-Pacific Library & Information Education and Practice (A-LIEP) Conference, Nanjing, China. 

Honors and Awards: 

China National Scholarship, 2014-2016
Undergraduates Highest Honor of Wuhan University, 2013-2017

Related Topics

Digital Humanities, Digital Libraries, Education of Information Professionals