• Cultural Patterns of Information Source Use: A Global Study of 47 Countries 

      Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Sundqvist, Anneli; Byström, Katriina (Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-07-17)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the relationships between national culture and information source use (ISU) on a global level. A secondary analysis was carried out on three different data sets. They were (a) ...
    • National Culture and Trust in Online Health Information 

      Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood (Skriftserien;Nr. 35, Doctoral thesis; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This dissertation investigates the role of the cultural background of individuals in their trust formations towards public information sources and online health information. The dissertation encompasses five articles, ...
    • Public libraries as public sphere institutions: A comparative study of perceptions of the public library’s role in six European countries 

      Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Aabø, Svanhild; Blomgren, Roger; Hobohm, Hans Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Mumenthaler, Rudolf; Schuldt, Karsten; Rasmussen, Casper Hvenegaard; Rydbeck, Kerstin; Toth, Mate; Vårheim, Andreas (Journal of Documentation;Publication date 26 September, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyze the role of public libraries as institutions underpinning a democratic public sphere as reasons legitimizing libraries compared to reasons that are more traditional and the ...
    • Students’ Trust Formation and Credibility Judgements in Online Health Information – A Review Article 

      Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Sundqvist, Anneli (Tidsskriftet Arkiv;VOLUM 8-1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-02-17)
      Health information is a frequent subject for online information seeking. Research on the phenomenon has to a certain extent included students. This review, based on an analysis of 61 articles, shows the current state of ...