Publications

Publications are arranged by research areas (most recent first) and year. Online versions in PDF format are provided from 1966 onwards whenever possible.

Social Media & Healthcare
2017

Using social media to dispel misinformation and stigma of tuberculosis: The case of Singapore
Theng Y.L., Xu, Xuexin., Nee, S.H.M., Patinadan, P., & Foo, S. (2017). International Communication Association Conference, San Diego, U.S.A., May 25-29

FluMob: Enabling surveillance of acute respiratory infections in health-care workers via mobile phones
Lwin M.O., Yung C.F., Yap P., Jayasundar K., Sheldenkar A, Subasinghe K., Foo S., Jayasinghe U.G., Xu H., Chai S.C., Kurlye A., Chen J. & Ang B.S.P. (2017). Frontiers in Public Health 5:49. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00049
2016

A social media mHealth solution to address the needs of dengue prevention and management in Sri Lanka
Lwin, M.O., Vijaykumar, S., Rathnayake V.S., Lim, G., Panchapakesan C., Foo, S., Wijayamuni, R., Wimalaratne, P., & Fernando, O.N (2016). Journal of Medical Internet Research, 18(7). [SJR: 1.648 (2015)]

Examining the psychosocial effects between exergames and traditional exercise on older adults with subthreshold depression
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S. (2016). International Communication Association Conference, Fukuoka, Japan, June 9-13.
Exergames for older adults with subthreshold depression: Does higher playfulness lead to better improvement in depression?
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2016). Games for Health Journal, 5(3), 175-182. DOI: 10.1089/g4h.2015.0100. [5YIF: 1.319 (2015)]
Baseline evaluation of a participatory mobile health intervention for dengue prevention in Sri Lanka
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Lim, G., Fernando, O. N. N., Rathnayake, V. S., & Foo, S. (2016). Health Education & Behavior. DOI: 10.1177/109019811560462
Social media-based civic engagement solutions for dengue prevention in Sri Lanka: Results of receptivity assessment
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Foo, S., Fernando, O. N. N., Lim, G., Panchapakesan, C. K., & Wimalaratne, P. (2016). Health Education Research, 31(1), 1-11. DOI: 10.1093/her/cyv065
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Effect of exergames on depression: A systematic review and meta-analaysis
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2016). Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 19(1), 34-42. DOI: 10.1089/cyber.2015.0366
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2015

Does psychological resilience mediate the impact of social support on geriatric depression? An exploratory study among Chinese older adults in Singapore
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2015). Asian Journal of Psychiatry, 14, 22-27. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajp.2015.01.011

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Predictors of online health information seeking behavior: Changes between 2002 and 2012
Li. J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2015). Health Informatics Journal, August 10, DOI: 10.1177/1460458215595851
Depression and psychosocial risk factors among community-dwelling older adults in Singapore
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2015). Journal Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 30(4), 409-422. DOI: 10.1007/s10823-015-9272-y
The use of video games, gamification and virtual envrionments in the self-management of diabetes: A systematic review of evidence
Theng, Y.L., Lee, J.W.Y., Patinadan, P.V., Foo, S. (2015). Games for Health Journal, 4(5), 352-361. DOI: 10.1089/g4h.2014.0114
Predictors of online health information seeking behavior: Changes in the past ten years
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S. (2015). In Proceedings of International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, March 12-14.
Older adults and the appropriation and disappropriation of smartphones
Pang, N., Vu, S., Zhang, X., & Foo, S. (2015). Proc. 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (ITAP 2015), Los Angeles, CA. USA, August 2-7, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 9193, 484-495. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20892-3_47
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Object recognition-based mnemonics mobile app for senior adults communication
Pang, N., Foo, S., Raamkumar, S. A., Zhang, X., Vu, S. (2015). Proc. 6th International Conference on Computing Communications and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT), July 13-15, Texas, USA. DOI: 10.1109/icccnt.2015.7395164
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Socially mediated health information for dengue surveillance and education in Sri Lanka
Foo, S., Lwin, M.O., Rathnayake, V. S. (2015). Proc. International Conference on Informatics and Medical Systems (HIMS’15), Las Vegas, U.S.A., July 27-30, 229-234.
Exergames for older adults with subthreshold depression: Examining the influence for play features on antidepressant effect of exergames
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S. (2015). Poster presentation at the 10th Singapore Public Health and Occupational Medicine (PHOM) Conference, Singapore, August 20-21.
The dark side of sugar: Using guilt as a counter measure
Kawaja A., Theng Y. L. & Foo, S. (2015). Poster presentation at the 10th Singapore Public Health and Occupational Medicine (PHOM) Conference, August 12, Singapore.
2014

A 21st century approach to tackling dengue: Crowdsourced surveillance, predictive mapping and tailored communication
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar. S., Fernando, O. N. N., Cheong, S. A., Rathnayake, V. S., Lim. G., Theng, Y. L., Foo, S., & Chaudhuri, S. (2014). Acta Tropica, 130, 100-107. DOI:”10.1016/j.actatropica.2013.09.021

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Exploratory qualitative study for community management and control of tuberculosis in India
Theng, Y.L., Chandra, S., Goh, L., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2014). Acta Tropica, 132, 98-105. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2013.12.014
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It’s effective but should I bother? A study of personal protection measures against Malaria in urban India
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Lim, G., Theng Y. L. & Foo, S. (2014). Public Health, 128(7), 654-664.
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Game-based digital applications for depression therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2014). Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 17(8), 519-527.
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Social media-based civic engagement for dengue prevention in Sri Lanka
Lwin, May O., Vijaykumar, S., Fernando, O. N. N., Rathnayake, V. S., Lim, G., & Foo, S. (2014). International Communication Association Pre-Conference,,/i> Seattle, WA, 22-26 May.
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Automated virtual observation therapy
Theng, Y.L., Fernando, O.N.N., Deshan, C., Goh, L.Y.Q., Lee, J.W.Y., & Foo, S. (2014). Work-In-Progress presentation at ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2014, Toronto, Canada, April 26-May 1.
Use of smartphones by older adults in Singapore
Pang, N., Zhang, X., Vu, S., & Foo, S. (2014).Gerontechnology, 13(2), ISG2014 Conference Issue, 270.: ,i>9th World Conference of Gerontechnology. Taipei, Taiwan. June 18-21.
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UbiCuts: Wearable communication and surveillance aids for older adults and the disabled
Foo, S., Pang, N., Zhang, X. (2014). Gerontechnology, 13(2), ISG2014 Conference Issue, 196.: 9th World Conference of Gerontechnology. Taipei, Taiwan. June 18-21.
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Social media for dengue prevention in Colombo: Receptivity assessment using Protection Motivation Theory (PMT)
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Lim, G., Fernando, O. N. N., & Foo, S. (2014). Conference on Communication, Medicine, and Ethics (COMET 2014), Lugano, Switzerland, 26-28 June.
Coping appraisal mediates the impact of social support on depression among older adults in Singapore
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2014). Poster presentation at the Association for Psychology Science 26th Annual Convention (APS 2014), San Francisco, CA, USA, 22-25 May.
The health suite concept: A social media platform for public health applications
Foo, S., Vijaykumar, S., Lwin, M.O., Theng, Y.L., Pang, N., Hong, J., & Fernando, O. N. N. (2014). Proc. E-Health 2014: The 6th International Conference on e-Health, Lisbon, Portugal, 17-19 July, 239-246.
An evaluation of a virtual pillbox designed for the elderly
Theng, Y.L., Lee, J. W. Y., Patinadan, P. V. & Foo, S. (2014). In Proceedings of Mobile and Information Technologies in Medicine and Health 2014, Prague, Czech Republic, November 20-21.
Consumer acceptance of a mobile-based civic engagement-centric system for dengue prevention: Results from a pilot test in Sri Lanka
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Lim, G., Rathnayake, V. S., Fernando, O. N. N., & Foo, S. (2014). In Proceedings of Australian and New Zealand Marketing Academy Conference), Brisbane, Australia, December 1-3.
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2013

A social media based participatory epidemiology approach for infectious disease prevention (VBDP) in South Asia
Vijaykumar, S., Lwin, M. O., Theng, Y. L., Foo, S., Cheong, S. A., & Lim, G. (2013). In: Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine (eTELEMED 2013), Nice, France, February 24 – March 1.

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Personal protection behaviors against Malaria in India: Urban attitudes and health info seeking preferences
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Lim, G., Theng, Y. L., & Foo, S. (2013). International Communication Association Conference, London, UK, June 17-21.
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Mo-Buzz: Socially-mediated collaborative platform for ubiquitous location based service
Fernando, O.N.N, Rathnayake, V.S., Vijaykumar, S., Lwin, M.O., & Foo S. (2013). 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Las Vegas, U.S.A., July 21-26.
A real-time video summarization service for community-contributed contents of real life events
Vu, S., Rissanen, M. J, Fernando, O. N. N., Pang, N., & Foo, S. (2013). 5th International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia (MMEDIA 2013), Venice, Italy, April 21 – 26.
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Ubiquitous shortcuts: Mnemonics by just taking photos
Rissanen, M.J., Fernando, O.N.N., Iroshan, H., Vu, S., Pang, N. & Foo, S. (2013). In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts (CHI EA), Paris, France, April 27-May 2, 2013. New York, NY: ACM.
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UbiRing and UbiBracelet: Rapid, subtle and socially acceptable mnemonics triggers for smartphones
Rissanen, M. J., Vu, S., Fernando, O. N. N., Pang, N., and Foo, S. (2013). In: Proceedings of Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions (DAPI), July 21-26, Las Vegas, NV, Springer
CuePbox: An integrated physical and virtual pillbox for patient care
Theng, Y.L., Fernando, O., Deshan, C., Goh, L.Y.Q., Hong, J., Poovaiah, R., Sen, A. & Foo, S. (2013). In: ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstract, Paris, France, 27 April – 2 May.
CuePbox: An integrated physical and virtual pillbox for patient care
Theng, Y.L., Goh. L.Y.Q., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S. (2013). In: Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics 2013 (ICHI’13), Philadelphia, PA, September 9-11, 2013.
Content analysis on user-focused support features of health support sites for geriatric depression
Li, J., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., & Fernando, O.N.N. (2013). Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI 2013), Philadelphia, PA, USA, 9-11 September
2012

A study of knowledge, attitudes, practices and health information-seeking related to malaria-dengue prevention in India
Lwin, M., Vijaykumar, S., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S. & Lim, G. (2012). Poster session presented at the 2012 Association for Marketing & Health Care Research (AMHCR) Conference Proceedings, Utah, U.S., February 29-March 3.

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Developing trust within public-private partnerships for tuberculosis control in India
Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Chandra, S., Lwin, M., Foo, S., Sen, A. and Poovaiah, R. (2012). Poster session presented at the 6th Conference of the Union Europe, The Union Europe, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, July 5-6, London, U.K.
Middle of pyramid segmentation and differentiated strategies: Co-ordinated fight against tuberculosis in India
Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Y., Q., Chandra, S., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Sen, A., & Poovaiah, R. (2012). Poster session presented at the 6th Conference of the Union Europe Region, The Union Europe, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, July 5-6, 2012, London, U.K.
Socially-mediated mobile system for tuberculosis public health alert, care and education (MobiTB-ACE)
Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Y., Q., Chandra, S., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Poovaiah, R., & Sen, A. (2012). Poster session presented at Medicine 2.0 – 5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Health, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Medicine and Health, September 15-16, 2012, Boston, U.S.A.
Investigating trusted sources and social media for patient care in infectious disease prevention and control: A survey of India’s middle-of-pyramid population segmentation
Theng, Y.L., Chandra, S., Goh, L., Y., Q., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Sen, A., & Poovaiah, R. (2012). Poster session presented at the 5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Health, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Medicine and Health, September 15-16, 2012, Boston, U.S.A.
Addressing civic health literacy for the sustainability of tuberculosis treatment: A case of India
Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Y., Q., Chandra, S., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2012). Poster session presented at the 43rd Union World Conference on Lung Health, November 13-17, 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Social media solutions for dengue prevention in Asia
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Fernando, O. N. N., Cheong, S. A., Theng, Y. L., Foo, S., Rathnayake, V. S., & Lim, G. (2012, November). Poster session presented at the Singapore International Conference on Dengue and Emerging Infections, Singapore.
Mobile malaria-dengue education and diagnosis
Lwin, M. O., Vijaykumar, S., Theng, Y. L., Foo, S., & Lim, G. (2012).Poster session presented at the Marketing and Public Policy Conference. Atlanta, GA.
Developing virtual social communities: Lessons drawn from two Indian social communities
Foo, S., Vu, S., Pang, N., & Verma, S. (2012). Proc. CONTENT 2012: The Fourth International Conference on Creative Content Technologies, Nice, France, July 22-27, 56-62.
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Enduring cultures – A socio cultural toolkit
Verma, S., Foo, S., & Pang, N. (2012). Proc. CONTENT 2012: The Fourth International Conference on Creative Content Technologies, Nice, France, July 22-27, 45-48.
Towards evaluating social telepresence in mobile context
Vu, S., Rissanen, M.J., Pang, N., & Foo, S. (2012). Proc. 11th ACM SIGGRAPH International Conference on Virtual-Reality Continuum and its Applications in Industry (VRCAI ’12), Singapore, December 2-4.
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Social interaction patterns during mobile information seeking
Tan, E., Goh, D., Theng, Y.L., & ,Foo, S. (2012). Proc. International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL2012), Taipei, Taiwan, November 12-15, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 7634, 106-115.
Sentiment classification of drug reviews using a rule-based linguistic approach
Na, J.C., Kyaing, W.Y., Khoo, C., Foo, S., Chang, Y.K., & Theng, Y.L. (2012). Proc. International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL2012), Taipei, Taiwan, November 12-15, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 7634, 189-198.
2011

Textual and informational characteristics of drug-related content on three kinds of websites: Drug review website, Discussion Board and Hospital Information Portal
Goeuriot, L., Na, J.C., Kyaing, W.Y.M., Khoo, S.G., Theng, Y.L., Chang, Y.K., & Foo, S. (2011). International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence, 2(3), 27-49.

Textual and Informational Characteristics of Health-Related Social Media Content: A Study of Drug Review Forums
Goeuriot, L., Na, J.C., Kyaing, W.Y.M., Khoo, S.G., Chang, Y.K., & Foo, S. (2011). Asia-Pacific Conference on Library & Information Education and Practice (A-LIEP 2011), Putrajaya, Malaysia, June 22-24.
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Education & Literacy
2017

Assessing information literacy skills among young information age students in Singapore
Foo, S., Majid, S. and Chang, Y.K. (2017). To appear in Aslib Journal of Information Management. [5YIF: 0.706 (2015)]

2016

Cognitive styles of diabetics and caregivers during health information appraisal – A qualitative study, In Spiranec, S. et al
Xavier, H.T., Suri, V.R., Chang,Y.K., Foo, S. & Majid, S. (2016) Abstracts: European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, October 10-13, 161.

Exercising critical health literacy skills-a qualitative study of how patients make sense of their information landscape
Suri, V.R., Xavier, H.T., Majid, M., Foo, S. & Chang, Y.K. (2016). In Spiranec, S. et al, Abstracts: European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, October 10-13, 91
Auditing information skills of secondary school students in Singapore
Majid, S., Chang Y.K., & Foo, S. (2016). Journal of Information Literacy, 10(1), 44-66.
2014

Information literacy skills of secondary school students in Singapore
Foo, S., Majid, S., Mokhtar, I.A., Zhang, X., Chang, Y.K., Luyt, B., & Theng, Y.L. (2014). Aslib Journal of Information Management, 66(1), 54-76.

Assessing IL skills of primary 3 students in Singapore
Foo. S., Chang, Y.K., & Majid, S. (2014). Information Literacy Section Satellite Meeting, IFLA World Library and Information Congress: Book of Abstracts, Limerick, Ireland, August 14-15, 32.
2013

Nurses’ information use and literature searching skills for evidence based practices
Majid, S., Foo, S., Zhang, X., Luyt, B., Chang, Y. K., & Theng, Y. L. (2013). Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, 18(1), 67-78.

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Information literacy skills of humanities, arts and social science tertiary students in Singapore
Foo, S., Zhang, X., Chang, Y.K., Majid, S., Mokhtar, I.A., Sin, J., & Theng, Y.L. (2013). Reference & User Services Quarterly, 53(1), 40-50.
Strengthening information literacy competencies through incorporating personal information management skill
Majid, S., Chang, Y.K., Foo, S., Mokhtar, I. A., Theng, Y.L., & Zhang, X. (2013). In S. Kurbanoglu et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2013, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, (397), 331-337.
National information literacy survey of primary and secondary school students in Singapore A pilot study
Mokhtar, I.A., Chang, Y.K., Majid, S., Foo, S., Theng, Y.L., & Zhang, X. (2013). In S. Kurbanoglu et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2013, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, (397), 331-337.
Towards a refined information literacy model
Chang, Y.K., Zhang, X., Majid, S., Foo, S., Mokhtar, I.A., & Theng, Y.L. (2013). In S. Kurbanoglu et al., Abstracts: European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2013, Istanbul, Turkey, October, 22-25, 179.
2012

Perceived environmental uncertainty, information skills and environmental scanning – Towards a refined framedwork
Zhang, X., Majid, S. & Foo, S. (2021). Accepted in Information Research, 17(2), paper 515.

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Environmental scanning – An emerging discipline for LIS education
Zhang, X., Majid. S., & Foo, S. (2012) In Spinks, A. & Singh, D. (Eds) Library and Information Science Trends and Research: Asia-Oceania. Emerald LIS Book Series, UK, 124-147.
Evidence-based practice and related literacy skills of nurses in Singapore: An exploratory case study
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., Foo, S., Zhang, X., Theng, Y.L., Chang, Y.K. & Luyt, B. (2012). Health Informatics Journal, 18(1), 12-25.
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Assessing students’ information literacy skills of two secondary schools in Singapore
Chang, Y.K., Mokhtar, I.A., Foo, S., Majid, S., Theng, Y.L., & Zhang, X. (2012). Information Literacy, 6(2), 19-34.
2011

Adopting evidence-based practice in clinical decision-making: Nurses’ perceptions, knowledge and barriers
Majid, S., Foo, S., Luyt, B., Zhang, X., Theng, Y.L., Chang Y.K., & Mokhtar, I.A (2011). Journal of the Medical Library Association(3), 229-236. DOI: 10.3163/1536-5050.99.3.010

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Information use and literature searching skills of nurse
Majid, S., Foo, S., Xue, Z., Luyt, B., Yun-Ke, C., Leng, T.Y. and Mokhtar, I.A. (2011). 3rd International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries, Athens, Greece, May 24-27.
Nurses’ perception of evidence-based practice in National University Hospital of Singapore
Foo, S., Majid, S., Mokhtar, I.A., Zhang, X., Luyt, B., Chang Y.K., & Theng Y.L. (2011). Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 42(11), 522-528.
The contribution of environmental scanning to organizational performance
Zhang, X., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2011). Singapore Journal of Library and Information Management. 40, 65-88.
Use of information sources for scanning environment by chief executive officers in Singapore travel agent industry
Zhang, X., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2011). BAI 2011 International Conference on Business and Information, Bangkok, Thailand, July 2-4.
Knowledge workers for environmental scanning and organizational learning
Zhang, X., Majid, S. and Foo, S. (2011). 3rd Taiwan-Singapore-Thailand (TST) Workshop on Library and Information Research, Singapore, January 17-18
Singapore Memory Project: The Journey and Lessons Learnt So Far
Foo, S., Tang, C., & Ng, J. (2011). Invited Lecture, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, January 28.
Library and Information Science Education in Singapore and Beyond
Foo, S. (2011). Invited Lecture, Kyushu University, Japan, April 21.
2010

Proposing a 6+3 model for developing information literacy standards for schools: A case for Singapore
Mokhtar, I. A., Foo, S., Majid, S., Theng, Y.L., Luyt, B., & Chang, Y.K. (2010). Education for Information, 27(2-3), 505-521.

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Environment scanning: An application of information literacy skills at the workplace
Zhang, X., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2010). Journal of Information Science, 36(6), 719-732.
Environmental scanning for better communication with the external environment and better organizational performance
Zhang, X. Majid, S. and Foo, S. (2010). Honors Symposium for Asian Ph.D. Students in Communication Research, Nov. 18-20, Hong Kong.
The role of information literacy in environmental scanning as a strategic information system
Zhang, X., Majid, S. and Foo, S. (2010). Proc. 2nd International Symposium of Information Management in a Changing World, Ankara, Turkey, Sept. 22-24.
Libraries for life: A case study of National Library Board, Singapore
Foo, S., Tang, C., & Ng, J. (2010). Proc. International Conference Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Korean Society for Library and Information Science, Seoul, Korea, October 9.
University Archives in a Web 2.0 World
Foo, S. (2010). Invited Lecture, City University, Hong Kong, April 23.
2009

Profile of Research Activities in the Division of Information Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Foo, S. (2009). Consortium of i-Schools in Asia Pacific (CiSAP) Workshop. Asian Institute of Technology, July 27-28.

A Case Study of Information Literacy Education in Singapore
Foo, S. (2009). Invited Talk, Tsurumi University, Yokohama, Japan, September 4.
Library Trends and Library Training in Singapore
Foo, S. (2009). Special Lecture, Tsurumi University, Yokohama, Japan, September 5.
2008

Teaching information literacy through learning styles: Application of Gardner’s Multiple Intelligence
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2008). Journal of Librarianship and Information Science (JOLIS), 40(2), 93-109.

Information literacy education: Applications of mediated learning and multiple intelligence
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2008). Library and Information Science Research, 30(3), 195-206.
Going virtual for enhance experience: A case study of National Library of Singapore
Foo, S., Ng, J., & Soh, A. (2008). Proc. VALA 2008 14th Biennial Conference, Melbourne, Australia, February 5-7.
Library 2.0, Libraries and Library School
Foo, S., & Ng, J. (2008). Proc. Library Association of Singapore Conference 2008, Singapore, May 8-9.
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2007

Guide me, show me: Personalised coaching as a means of entrenching information literacy competencies in students
Mokhtar, I. A., Foo, S., & Majid, S. (2007). . Library and Information Science Research Electronic Journal (LIBRES), 17(2).

Bridging between information literacy and information technology in Singapore schools: An exploratory study
Mokhtar, I. A., Foo, S., & Majid, S. (2007). Journal of Education, Knowledge & Economy, 1(2), 185-197
Information literacy education through mediated learning and multiple intelligence: A quasi-experimental control-group study
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2007). Reference Services Review, 35(3), 463-486.
From dependence to independence: Personalised coaching as a tool to entrench information literacy competencies in students
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2007). Proc. 36th Annual International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) Conference, Taiwan, July 16-20.
E-learning implementation in institutes of higher learning: A case study in Singapore
Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Swaminathan, A., Rafi, K.M., & Fauzan, M. (2007). Proc. World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (ED-MEDIA 2007), Vancouver, Canada, June 25-29, 548-554.
Design and development of ReLOAMS: A reusable learning objects authoring and management system
Theng, Y.L., Suputra, D., Goh, D., Foo, S., Chaudhry, A., Na. J.C., Khoo, C., & Tan, M. (2007). Proc. World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (ED-MEDIA 2007), Vancouver, Canada, June 25-29, 1225-1234.
Building an information society for all: The library environment and stakeholder roles
Foo, S. (2007). Proc. International Conference on Libraries, Information and Society (ICoLIS 2007), Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, June, 26-27, 1-12.
2006

Explicit knowledge and use: Application of genre knowledge in a real-life experience
Chan, S.K., & Foo, S. (2006). 5th Language for Specific Purposes International Seminar: LSP: Exploring New Frontiers, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, April 13–15.

ReLOMS : Designing for effective use and reuse of learning objects for e-learning systems
Theng, Y.L., Supatra, D., Goh, D. H.L., Foo, S., Chaudhry, A., Na, J.C., Khoo, C.S.G., Tan, M., Wu, P.H.J., Halim, A., & Lek, L.K. (2006). Proc. Asia-Pacific conference on library & information science education & practice (A-LIEP 2006). Singapore, April 3-6, 160-163.
Developments in information science education at the School of Communication & Information, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Foo, S. (2006). Annual Symposium of the Research Center for Knowledge Communities: New directions for information science education in the networked information society. Kasuga Campus,University of Tsukuba, Japan, March 9.
Realising its future through collaboration with government, industry and community: The experience of Singapore’s National Library Board
Tan, G., & Foo, S. (2006). Journal of Library and Information Science, 32(1), 34-42.
Working together in developing library and information science education in the Asia Pacific
Foo, S., Khoo, C., Chaudhry, A., & Majid, S. (2006). Proc. 9th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2006), Kyoto, Japan, November 27-30, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 4-11.
Using information technology to improve health information literacy in Singapore – An exploratory study
Mokhtar, I.A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2006). Proc. ITI 4th International Conference on Information and Communications Technology (ICICT2006), Cairo, Egypt, December, 10-12, 60-71
Teaching information literacy through multiple intelligences and mediated learning: A quasi experimental study
Mokhtar, I. A., Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2006). Singapore Journal of Library and Information Management, 35, 10-25.
2005

Leveraging e-learning system for effective teaching of knowledge management
Majid, S., Foo, S., & Chaudhry, A.S. (2005).,i> Proc. International Conference on Open and Online Learning (ICOOL2005), Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa, July 5-7.

2004

A cluster analysis of LIS students in Singapore and implications for defining areas of specialization
Khoo, S.G.K., Higgins, S.E., Foo, S., & Lim, S.P. (2004), Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 45(1), 36-57.

Interdisciplinary perspectives on abstracts for information retrieval
Chan, S.K., & Foo, S. (2004). Iberica, 8, 101-124.
Measuring information literacy in education
Mokhtar, I.A., & Majid, S., & Foo, S. (2004). Proc. Conference on Information Literacy: Information, Learning, Innovation: Delivering Global Knowledge”, Brunei, October 4-7.
2003

Accreditation of Library and Information Studies programmes in Southeast Asia: A proposed model
Majid, S., Chaudhry, A.S., Foo, S., & Logan, E. (2003). Singapore Journal of Library and Information Management, 32, 58-69.

Enhancing financial support through strategic partnerships and innovative strategies: A case study of Singapore Public Libraries
Chaudhry, A., Foo, S., & Ngian, L.C. (2003). Proc. ALA/CLA Joint Annual Conference 2003, Toronto, Canada, June 19-25.
2002

Academic libraries in transition: Challenges ahead
Foo, S., Chaudhry, A.S., Majid, S.M., & Logan, E. (2002). Proc. World Library Summit, Keynote address: Academic Library Seminar, National Library Board, Singapore, April 22-26.

Academic libraries in transition: Challenges ahead
Foo, S., Chaudhry, A.S., Majid, S.M., & Logan, E. (2002). ,Proc. Conference on Library Administration and Management in the Digital Age, Feng Chia University, Taiwan, 128-134.
Development of libraries of the Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians (CONSAL): 1996 to 1999
Yit, C.H. & Foo, S. (2002). Library and Information Science Research Journal (LIBRES), 12(1).
Developing 21st century school media resource libraries Singapore’s schools: An assessment and proposal from a library and information science education taskforce
Majid, S., Chaudhry, A., Foo, S., & Logan, E. (2002). Proc. 31st Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship and the 6th International Forum on Research in School Librarianship (IASL Malaysia 2002): School libraries for a knowledge society, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, August 5-9, 217-224.
Accreditation of library and information studies pogrammes in Southeast Asia: A proposed model
Majid, S., Chaudhry, A., Foo, S., & Logan, E. (2002). Proc.Post-5th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries Workshop: Library and Information Science Education in Asia (LISEA), Singapore, December 11-14, Singapore
2001

Bridging the interdiscplinary gap in abstract writing for scholarly communication
Chan, S.K., & Foo, S. (2001). International Conference on Genres and Discourses in Education, Work and Cultural Life: Encounters of Academic Disciplines on Theories and Practices (GENRE2001), Oslo University College, Norway, May 13-16.

A cluster analysis of LIS students based on their choice of subjects
Khoo, C., Higgins, S., Foo, S., & Lim, S.P. (2001). Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE 2001) National Conference: Reconsidering Library and Information Science Education, Washington, DC, January 9-12.
Students’ perceptions of online learning : a case study of Singapore Temasek Polytechnic’s virtual School of Business project
Peh, W.L., & Foo, S. (2001). Library and Information Science Research (LIBRES),11(2), September 30.
An assessment and potential developments of Singapore schools media resource libraries
Hart, T., & Foo, S. (2001). Unpublished
What information studies experts say about the abstract genre: Sharing common ground with language experts
Chan, S.K., & Foo, S. (2001). Proc. Malaysia International Conference on Languages, Literatures and Cultures (MICOLLAC 2001) : Languages, Literatures, and Cultures: Envisioning Continuities and Possibilities, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 17-19.
Information professionals in the information age: Vital skills and competencies
Hawamdeh, S., & Foo, S. (2001). Proc. International Conference for Library and Information Science Educators in the Asia Pacific Region (ICLISE 2001), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 11-12.
2000

Media resource libraries in Singapore schools: Challenges and opportunities
Foo, S. (2000), Singapore Journal of Library & Information Management, (28), 73-85.

Writing abstracts for scholarly communications by Asian ESL research scholars: Preliminary findings
Chan, S.K., & Foo, S. (2000). International Conference on Research and Practice in Professional Discourse, Hong Kong, November.
1999

Media resource libraries: Challenges and opportunities
Foo, S. (1999). KeyNote Address delivered at Library@School Conference: Information Services and Management in the New Millenium, Singapore, September.

1996

Improving study methods of computer engineering undergraduates in Singapore
Foo, S., & Ng, G.S. (1996). Quality in Higher Education, 2(2), 131-142.

Effective teaching in a large tutorial class
Ng, G.S., & Foo, S. (1996). Journal of Teaching Practice.
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Information & Knowledge Management
2017

Using author-specified keywords in building an initial reading list of research papers in scientific paper retrieval and recommender systems
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A., Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2017). Information Processing & Management, 53(3), 577-594. [5YIF: 1.468 (2015)].

Evaluating a threefold intervention framework for assisting researchers in literature review and manuscript preparatory tasks
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A., Foo, S., & Pang, N. (2017). To appear in Journal Of Documentation, 73(3). [5YIF: 1.48 (2015)]
2016

Survey on inadequate and omitted citations in manuscripts: A precursory study in identification of tasks for a literature review and manuscript writing assistive system
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A., Foo, S., & Pang, N. (2016). Information Research, 21(4), [5YIF: 0.694 (2015)].

2011

Examining trust for organizational collaborations via the virtual world
Chandra,S., Theng, Y.L., O’Lwin, M., & Foo, S. (2011). Accepted in Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication.

Exploring trust to reduce communication barriers in virtual world collaboration
Chandra,S., Theng, Y.L., O’Lwin, M., & Foo, S. (2011). 60th Annual International Communication Association (ICA) Conference, Boston, U.S., May 26-30.
2010

Upper Tag Ontology (UTO) for integrating social tagging data
Ding, Y., Jacob, E., Fried, M., Toma, I., Yan, E., Foo, S., & Milojevic, S. (2010). To appear in: Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

Understanding collaborations in virtual worlds
Chandra,S., Theng, Y.L., O’Lwin, M., & Foo, S. (2010). Proc. 14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2010), Taipei, Taiwan, July 9-12.
2009

Blog content analysis: Reflections at Bukit Chandu Singapore heritage site
Foo, S. (2009). E-Proc. International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS) International Conference e-Society 2009, Barcelona, Spain, February 25-28.

Examining the role of cognitive absorption for information sharing in virtual worlds
Chandra, S., Theng, Y.L., O’Lwin, M., & Foo, S. (2009). Proc. 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), Chicago, U.S.A., May 21-25.
Proposed theoretical framework for virtual world adoption
Chandra,S., Theng, Y.L., O’Lwin, M., & Foo, S. (2009). Proc. SLACTIONS 2009: Research conference in the Second Life® world, September 24-26.
Perspectives on social tagging
Ding, Y., Jacob, E., Zhang, Z., Foo S., Yan, E., George, N., & Guo, L. (2009). Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(12), 2388-2401.
2008

Developing corporate taxonomies for knowledge auditability: A framework for good practices
Sharma, R.S., Foo, S. & Morales-Arroyo, M. (2008). Knowledge Organisation, 35(1), 30-46

2007

Knowledge Management Tools and Techniques
Foo, S., Sharma, R., & Chua, A. (2007). Pearson Education South Asia Pte. Ltd.

Knowledge Management Tools and Techniques
Foo, S., Sharma, R., & Chua, A. (2007). 2nd ed., Pearson Education South Asia Pte. Ltd.
An analysis of the delayed response to Hurricane Katrina through the lens of knowledge management
Chua, A., Kaynak, S., & Foo, S. (2007). Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 58(3), 391-403
2006

Trends in electronic publishing
Chennupati, K.R., Foo, S., & Heng, P.C. (2006). In Ching, H.S., Poon, P.W.T., & McNaught, C. (Eds.), eLearning and Digital Publishing, Computer Supported Cooperative Work Volume 33, Springer, 111-132

Narratives in healthcare
Lee. C.K., & Foo, S. (2006). Healthcare Knowledge Management: Issues, Advances and Successes, Bali, R.K., Dwivedi, A. (Eds.), Springer
On the concept and types of knowledge
Lee. C.K., Foo, S., & Goh, D. (2006). Journal of Information & Knowledge Management, 5(2), 151-164.
2005

Management of e-mails as official records in Singapore: A case study
Seow, B.B., Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2005). Records Management Journal, 15(1), 43-57.

Legal deposit development in Singapore: Future challenges and issues
Foo, S., Wu, H.J.P., Lim, S.K., Haliza J., Noryati, A.S., Mohamed S., Kong, L.F., Surattee, I.R.K., & Tim, Y.F. (2005). Proc. International Conference on National Libraries in the Knowledge Based Society, Bangkok, July, 6-8.
2004

An emerging theory of voluntary, informal, knowledge sharing
Lee, C.K., Foo, S., Chaudhry, A.S., & Hawamdeh, S. (2004). Proc. The Fourth International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organisations, London, UK, August 3-6.

2003

Electronic publishing trends in Singapore
Heng, P.C., Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2003). Proc. IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet 2003, (1), 270-277, Algarve, Portugal, November 5-8.

2002

Ontology research and development, Part 1 – A review of ontology generation
Ding, Y., & Foo, S. (2002), Journal of Information Science, 28(2), 123-136.

Ontology research and development, Part 2 – A review of ontology mapping and evolving
Ding, Y., & Foo, S. (2002), Journal of Information Science, 28(5), 375-388.
Implementing KM in an information technology environment: A practical approach
Balachandran, J., & Foo, S. (2002), Journal of Information and Knowledge Management, 1(2), 187-196.
2001

Roles, competencies and skill sets of a CKO: A case study of a public sector organisation
Foo, S. (2001). 1st Information and Knowledge Management Society (iKMS) Workshop on “Knowledge Professionals/Workers Skills and Competencies”, Singapore, 10 May.

2000

The implementation of an electronic survey tool to determine the information needs of a knowledge based organization
Foo, S., & Hepworth, M. (2000), Information Management & Computer Security, 8(2), 53-64.

The design and implementation of a database system to help determine the information needs of a knowledge based organization
Foo, S., & Hepworth, M. (2000), International Journal of Information Management.
Defining an information architecture to support a knowledge based organisation
Hepworth, M., & Foo, S. (2000), Business Processes Resource Centre (BPRC) Conference on Knowledge Management: Concepts and Controversies, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, February 10-11.
1999

Service quality assessment: A case study of a Singapore statutory board library
Tan, P.L., & Foo, S. (1999), Singapore Journal of Library & Information Management, (28), 1-23.

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2016

Making literature review and manuscript writing tasks easier for novice researchers through Rec4LRW system
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A, Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2016). Poster presentation at Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2016 (JCDL2016), Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A., June 19-23.

What papers should I cite from my reading list? User evaluation of a manuscript preparatory assistive task
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A, Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2016). The Joint Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing for Digital Libraries (BIRNDL2016), Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A., June 23.
Proposing a scientific paper retrieval and recommender framework
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A., Foo, S., & Pang, N. (2016). Proc. 17th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2016. Tsukuba, Japan, December 7-9. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 10075, 92-97.
When countries become the talking point in microblogs: Study on country hashtags in Twitter
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A., Foo, S., & Pang, N. (2016). First Monday, 21(1-4). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/fm.v21i1.6101
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2015

Rec4LRW – Scientific paper recommender system for literature review and writing
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A, Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2015). In Proceedings of 6th International Conference on the Application of Digital Information and Web Technologies (ICADIWT 2015), Hong Kong, February 10-12.

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Comparison of techniques for measuring research coverage of scientific papers: A case study
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A, Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2015). Proc. 10th International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM 2015), 132-137, Jeju, South Korea, 21-23 October.
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More than just black and white: A case study for grey literature references in scientific paper information retrieval systems
Sesagiri Raamkumar, A, Foo, S, & Pang, N. (2015). Proc. 17th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2015), Seoul, Korea, December 9-12, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 9469, 252-257.
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2012

Digital libraries and information access: Research perspectives
Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (2012). Facet Publishing, UK.

Digital libraries and information access: Introduction
Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (2012). In Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (Eds). Digital libraries and information access: Research perspectives, Facet Publishing, UK, 1-12.
Information access
Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (2012). In Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (Eds). Digital libraries and information access: Research perspectives, Facet Publishing, UK, 47-68.
Digital libraries and open access
Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (2012). In Chowdhury, G, & ,strong>Foo, S. (Eds). Digital libraries and information access: Research perspectives, Facet Publishing, UK, 143-154.
Digital libraries and information access: Research trends
Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (2012). In Chowdhury, G, & Foo, S. (Eds). Digital libraries and information access: Research perspectives, Facet Publishing, UK, 217-228.
2011

Retrieval effectiveness of cross lingual information retrieval search engines
Foo, S. (2011). Proc. International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL2011), Beijing, China, October 24-27., Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 7008, 297-307.

2010
Joint JCDL/ICADL International Digital Libraries Conference 2010 Doctoral Consortium Proceedings
Rasmussen, E., & Foo, S. (2010). Gold Coast, Australia, June 21.
Introduction to 2010 JCDL/ICADL Doctoral Consortium Issue (Editorial)
Foo, S., Rasmussen, E., Furuta, R., & Borbinha, J. (2010). Bulletin of IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries, 6(2).
2009

Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development and Impact
Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (2009). , IGI Global, Hershey, PA.

Design and development of a taxonomy generator: A case example for Greenstone
Theng, Y.L., Lwin, N.C.L., Na. J.C., Foo, S., & Goh, H.L.D. (2009). in Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development and Impact, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 73-87.
From digital archives to virtual exhibitions
Foo, S., Theng, Y.L., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (2009). in Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development and Impact, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 88-101.
Word segmentation in Indo-China language for digital libraries
Na, J.C., Thet, T.T., Goh, H.L.D., Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., & Wu, P.H. (2009). in Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development and Impact, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 243-250.
On the effectiveness of social tagging for resource discovery
Goh, H.L.D., Razikin, K., Chua, A.Y.K., Lee, C.S., Foo, S., Na, J.C., & Theng, Y.L. (2009). in Theng, Y.L., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Na, J.C. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Digital Libraries: Design, Development and Impact, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 251-260.
TILES: classifying contextual information for mobile tourism applications
Tan, E.M.Y., Foo, S., Goh, H.L.D., & Theng, Y.L. (2009). Aslib Proceedings, 61(6), 565-586
2008

Online virtual exhibitions: Concepts and design considerations
Foo, S. (2008). DESIDOC (Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre) Bulletin of Information Technology, 28(4), 22-34.

2007

Collaborative querying using a hybrid content and result-based approach
Chandrani, S.R., Goh, H.L.D., Foo, S., Win, N.C.S., & Razikin, K. (2007). in Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (Eds.), Social information retrieval systems: Emerging technologies and applications for searching the Web effectively, Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global), Hershey, PA, 31-45.

Social information retrieval systems: Emerging technologies and applications for searching the Web effectively
Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2007). Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global), Hershey, PA.
Virtual archival exhibition system: An authoring tool for developing web-based virtual exhibitions
Yang, R., Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2007). Proc. International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2007), Singapore, August 27-31, 96-105.
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An analysis of services for the mobile tourist
Tan, E.M.Y., Foo, S., Goh.D., & Theng, Y.L. (2007). Proc. The International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications and Systems, Singapore, September 10-12.
Evaluation of visual aid suite for desktop searching
Foo, S., & Hendry, D. (2007). Proc. 11th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL2007), Budapest, Hungary, September 16-21, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 4675, 333-344.
Desktop search engine visualization and evaluation
Foo, S., & Hendry, D. (2007). Proc. 10th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2007), Hanoi, Vietnam, December 10-13, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 4822, 372-382.
2006

Enhancing e-journal access in a digital work environment
Foo, S. (2006). Singapore Journal of Library and Information Management, 34, 31-40.

Evaluating clustering techniques for collaborative querying
Ray, C.S., Goh, H.L.D., Foo, S., & Win, N.C.S. (2006) . Proc. 2006 International Conference on Hybrid Information Technology (ICHIT2006), Cheju Island, Korea, November 9-11.
The effect of lexical relationships on the quality of query clusters
Ray, C.S., Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2006). Proc. 9th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2006), Kyoto, Japan, November 27-30, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 223-233.
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A user study on features supporting subjective relevance for information retrieval interfaces
Lee, S.S., Theng, Y.L, Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2006). Proc. 9th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2006), Kyoto, Japan, November 27-30, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 212-222.
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2005

A snapshot of digital library development: The way forward in the Asia Pacific
Foo, S., & Theng, Y.L. (2005). In Theng, Y.L, & Foo, S. (Eds.), Design and Usability of Digital Libraries: Case Studies in the Asia Pacific, Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, 351-370.

Design and Usability of Digital Libraries: Case Studies in the Asia Pacific
Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2005). (Eds). Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA.
Digital Libraries: Sources of further information
Theng, Y.L., & Foo, S. (2005). (Eds). Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, 371-378.
Collaborative querying using query graph visualizer
Goh, H.L..D, Lin, F., & Foo, S (2005). Online Information Review, 29(3), 266-282.
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CQE: A collaborative querying environment
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, & Foo, S (2005). Proc. 5th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL2005), Denver Colorado, USA, June 7-11, 378.
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Evaluation of a collaborative querying system
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, & Foo, S (2005). Proc. 9th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL2005), Vienna, Austria, September 18-23, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3652, 502-503.
Evaluating the effectiveness of a collaborative querying environment
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, & Foo, S (2005). Proc. 8th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2005), Bangkok, Thailand, December 12-15, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3815, 342-351.
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Subjective relevance: Implications on interface design for information retrieval systems
Lee, S.S., Theng, Y.L, Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S (2005). Proc. 8th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2005), Bangkok, Thailand, December 12-15, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3815, 424-434.
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Digital library trends in the Asia Pacific
Foo, S., & Theng, Y.L. (2005). Digital Library Asia, Inaugural Issue, 19-26.
2004

Chinese word segmentation and its effects on information retrieval
Foo, S., & Li, H. (2004). Information Processing & Management., 40, 161-190.

Heuristic-based user interface evaluation at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore
Lew K.P., Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2004). Program: Electronic library and information system, 38(1), 42-59.
Design and evaluation of a task-based digital library for the academic community
Meyyappan, N., Foo, S., & Chowdhury, G.C. (2004). Journal of Documentation, 60(4), 449-475.
Effect of similarity measure on the quality of query clusters
Lin, F., Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2004). Journal of Information Science, 30(5), 396-407.
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Query clustering using a hybrid query similarity measure
Lin, F., Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2004). WSEAS Transaction on Computers, 3(3), 700-705.
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Collaborative query previews in digital libraries
Lin, F., Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2004). Proc. International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL 2004), New Delhi, India, February, 24-27
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Creative information seeking and interface design
Lee, S.S., Theng, Y.L, Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2004). Proc. 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (APCHI 2004) (Incorporating the 5th ACM SIGCHI-NZ Symposium), Rotorua, New Zealand, June 29-July 2.
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Query graph visualizer: A collaborative querying system
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, Foo, S., & Supangat, Y. (2004) Proc. 3rd International Conference on Information Systems Technology and its Application (ISTA 2004), Salt Lake City, Utah, U.SA., July 15-17, Lecture Notes in Informatics P-48, 235-240.
Collaborative querying for enhanced information retrieval
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, Foo, S., & Supangat, Y. (2004). Proc. 8th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL2004), Bath, U.K., September 12-17, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3232, 378-388.
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Digital library trends in the Asia Pacific
Foo, S., & Theng, Y.L. (2004). Proc. Asian Libraries and Information Conference (ALIC 2004), Bangkok, November 22-24.
Query formulation with a search assistant
Lin, F., Goh, H.L..D, Foo, S., & Supangat, Y. (2004). Proc. 7th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2004), Shanghai, P.R.China., December 13-17, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3334, 491-500. DOI:10.1007/978-3-540-30544-6_55
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Subjective relevance: Implications on digital libraries for experts and novices
Lee, S.S., Theng, Y.L, Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2004). Proc. 7th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2004), Shanghai, P.R.China., December 13-17, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 3334, 435-457. DOI:10.1007/978-3-540-30544-6_50
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2003

The design and development of an online exhibition for heritage information awareness in Singapore
Leong, C.K, Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2003), Program, 37(2), 85-93.

Creating virtual exhibitions from an XML-based digital archive
Lim, J.C., & Foo, S. (2003). Journal of Information Science, 29(3), 143-158.
E-Commerce and digital libraries
Foo, S., & Hawamdeh, S. (2003) in Nansi, S. (Ed.), Architectural Issues of Web-enabled Electronic Business, Idea Group Publishing: Hershey, PA, 377-390
Collaborative querying through a hybrid query clustering approach
Fu. L., Goh, D.H., Foo, S., & Na, J.C. (2003). Proc. 6th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2003), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 8-11, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2911, 111-122. DOI:10.1007/978-3-540-24594-0_10
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2002

Web information monitoring for competitive intelligence
Tan, B., Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (2002). Cybernetics & Systems, 33(3), 225-251. DOI:10.1080/019697202753551620

Chinese word segmentation accuracy and its effect on information retrieval
Foo, S., & Li, H. (2002).TEXT Technology.
The design and development of an online exhibition for heritage information awareness
Leong, C.K, Chennupati, K.R., & Foo, S. (2002). Museums and the Web 2002, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, April, 17-20.
Electronic documents: New roles and value-added contents
Liew, C.L., & Foo, S. (2002). Proc. 6th ICCC/IFIP Elpub Conference on Electronic Publishing (ELPUB2002), Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, November 6-8
Developing a digital library of reusable historical artifacts
Goh, H.L.D., & Foo, S. (2002). Proc. 2nd ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL2002), Portland, Oregon, USA, July 14-18, 394.
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Evaluation of a task-oriented digital work environment
Meyyappan, N., & Foo, S. (2002). Proc 5th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2002),Singapore , December 11-14, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2555, 465-466.
A work environment for a digital library of historical resources
Goh, D.H., Fu, L., & Foo, S. (2002). Proc 5th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2002), Singapore, December 11-14.Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2555, 465-466, 260-261
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Reference services in a digital library of historical artifacts
Chan, R.L, Goh, D.H., & Foo, S. (2002). Proc 5th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2002),Singapore, December 11-14.Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2555, 522
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2001

Web information monitoring: An analysis of Webpage updates
Tan, B., Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (2001). Online Information Review, 25(1), 6-18

Monitoring Web information using PBD technique
Tan, B., Foo. S., & Hui, S.C. (2001). Proc. 2nd International Conference on Internet Computing (IC’2001), Las Vegas, USA. June, 25–28, 666-672
A proposed integrated environment for enhanced user interaction and value-adding of electronic documents – An empirical evaluation
Liew, C.L., Foo, S., & Chennupati, K.R. (2001), Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (Special Topic Issue: ‘Still the Frontier: ‘Information Science at the Millennium’), 52(1), 22-35
A user study of a new environment for enhanced interaction and value adding of electronic documents
Liew, C. L., Foo, S. & Chennupati, K. R. (2001). Journal of Documentation, 57(3), 377-426.
Electronic documents: What lies ahead?
Liew, C.L., & Foo, S. (2001). Proc 4th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL 2001), Bangalore, India, December 10-12, 88-105.
Use of a digital work environment prototype to create a user-centred university digital library
Meyyappan, N., Chowdhury, G.G., & Foo, S. (2001). Journal of Information Science, 27(4), 249-264.
Bibliometric cartography of information retrieval research by using co-word analysis
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G.G.,& Foo, S. (2000). Information Processing & Management, 37, 817-842.
An architecture of a user-centred digital library for the academic community
Meyyappan, N., Chowdhury, G.G., & Foo, S. (2001) Proc. 12th International Conference on New Information Technology: Global Digital Library Development in the New Millennium (NIT 2001), Tsinghua University Library, Beijing, China, May 29-31, in Chen, C.C, Ed., Global Digital Library Development in the New Millennium: Fertile Ground for Distributed Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration, Beijing, China: Tsinghua University Press, 175-182.
Digital work environment (DWE): Using tasks to organize digital resources
Meyyappan, N., Hawamdeh, S., & Foo, S. (2001). Proc. 5th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL2001), Darmstadt, Germany, September 4-9, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 2163, 239-250.
Task based design of a digital work environment (DWE) for an academic community
Information Research, 7(2),[Online] http://InformationR.net/ir/7-2/paper125.html.
Design and development of a user-centred digital library system: Some basic guidelines
Meyyappan, N., Chowdhury, G.G., & Foo, S. (2001). Proc 4th International Conference of Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL2001), Bangalore, India, December 10-12, 135-148.
Web information monitoring
Foo, S., Tan B. (2001). Computer Engineering Research, School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, (7/01), 36-37
2000

Automatic thesaurus for enhanced Chinese text retrieval
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., Lim, H.K., & Li, H. (2000). Library Review, 49(5), 230-239.

Journal as markers of intellectual space: Journal co-citation analysis of information retrieval area, 1987-1997.
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G., & Foo, S., (2000). Scientometrics, 47(1), 55-73
Template mining for the extraction of citation from digital documents
Foo, S., Chowdhury, G.C., & Ying, D. (2000). SAS Research Link, School of Applied Science, Nanyang Technological University, (6/00), 46-47
Bibliometric information retrieval system (BIRS): A Web search interface utilizing bibliometric research results
Ding, Y, Chowdhury, G.G., Foo, S.,& Qian, W. (2000). Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 51(13)
Organizing keywords in a Web search environment: A methodology based on co-word analysis.
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G., & Foo, S. (2000) Proc. 6th International Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO 6) Conference, Toronto, Canada, 28-34
A proposed information environment for enhanced integrated access and value-adding to electronic documents
Liew, C.L., Foo, S., & Chennupati, K.R. (2000), Aslib Proceedings, 52(2), 58-75.
A study of graduate student end-users use and perception of electronic journals
Liew, C. L., Foo, S. & Chennupati, K. R. (2000). Online Information Review. 24(4), 302-315.
Incorporating the results of co-word analyses to increase search variety for information retrieval
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G.G., & Foo, S. (2000). Journal of Information Science, 26(6), 429-452
Enhancing user interaction with electronic journals via interactivity and value-adding features
Liew, C.L., Foo, S. & Chennupati, K.R. (2000). Proc 3rd International Conference on Asian Digital Library (ICADL 2000), Seoul, Korea, 289-294.
A review of the status of twenty digital libraries
Meyyappan, N., Chowdhury, G.G., & Foo, S. (2000). Journal of Information Science, 26(5), 337-355
1999

Mapping intellectual struture of information retrieval: An author cocitation analysis, 1987-1997
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G., & Foo, S. (1999). Journal of Information Science, 25(1), 67-78.

An integrated Web-based ILL system for Singapore libraries
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1999). OCLC Systems and Services, 15(1), 24-34.
Web-based interlibrary loan system
Lim, E.P., Foo, S., Tan, C.H., & Tan, K.Y. (1999). Network Information, 3, 15-34
Mapping the development in information retrieval speciality: A bibliometric analysis via journals.
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G., & Foo, S. (1999). Proc. 7th International Conference of the International Society for Scientometric and Informetrics, Colima, Mexico, 139-149.
A bibliometric analysis of collaboration in the field of information retrieval
Ding, Y., Foo, S., & Chowdhury, G. (1999). The International Information & Library Review, 30, 367-376.
Template mining for the extraction of citation from digital documents
Ding, Y., Chowdhury, G., & Foo, S. (1999). Proc. Second Asian Digital Library Conference, Taiwan, Republic of China, 47-62.Chinese word segmentation for information retrieval
Foo, S., & Li, H. (1999). SAS Research Link, School of Applied Science, Nanyang Technological University,(5/99), 40-41
Chinese word segmentation for information retrieval
Foo, S., & Li, H. (1999). SAS Research Link, School of Applied Science, Nanyang Technological University,(5/99), 40-41
The terminological tools and challenges of Asian languages term representation.
Li, H., & Foo, S. (1999). Proc. 5th International Congress on Terminology and Knowledge Engineering (TKE’99), Innsbruck, Austria, 367-377
Derivation of interaction environment and information object properties for enhanced integrated access and value-adding to electronic documents
Liew, C.L., & Foo, S. (1999) Aslib Proceedings, 51(8), 256-26
1998

On-line library guides on the World Wide Web
Foo, S. (1998). Asia Library News, 1(1), 21-29.

An integrated Web-based ILL system for Singapore libraries
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1998). Interlending & Document Supply, 26(1), 10-20.
An interlibrary loan system on the World-Wide-Web
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1998). Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply, 8(3), 75-86.
An integrated bigram approach with single-character word list for Chinese word segmentation
Foo, S. & Li, H. (1998). TEXT Technology, 8(4), 17-28
1997

A hypermedia database to manage World-Wide-Web documents
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1997). Information and Management, 31(5), 235-249.

Managing World-Wide-Web publications
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1997). Information Management & Computer Security, 5(1), 11-17
Next generation on-line library guides
Foo, S. (1997). Singapore Libraries, 26(1), 39-50.
Managing World-Wide-Web publications
Foo, S., & Lim, E.P. (1997). Asian Libraries, 6(3&4), 166-177.
1996

Design and implementation issues for groupware in the global organization
Sharma, R., Palvia, S., Tung, L.L., Foo. S., & Goh, W.B. (1996). In. Palvia, P.C., Palvia, S.C., Roche, E.M. Eds. Global Information Technology and Systems Management. Ivy League Publishing Ltd, Nashua, 461-480.

1994

A short note on groupware
Sharma, R.S., Goh, W.B., Foo, S., Tung, L.L., Cheah, S.L., & Tay, A. (1994). Singapore Computer Society Net, June 94/July 1994 Issue, 3.

A framework for the design and implementation of groupware. In search of a philosopher’s stone?
Sharma, R.S., Tung, L.L., Goh, W.B., Foo, S., & Cheah, S.L. (1994). IEEE Int. Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernatics, San Antonio, Texas.
1992

Design and implementation issues for groupware: Field experiments involving three sites
Sharma, R.S., Conrath, D., Goh, W.B., Foo, S., & Tung, L.L. (1992). Applied Research Project (ARP) 5/92, Final Report, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

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Internet & Multimedia Technologies
2016

Coping with ageing issues – Adoption and appropriation of technology by older adults in Singapore
Pang, N., Zhang, X., Law, P.W., & Foo, S. (2016). Proc. 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2016), Toronto, Canada, 17-22 July

2002

A Web-based intelligent help desk support environment
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., & Leong, P.C. (2002). International Journal of Systems Science., 33(6), 389-402.

2000

An integrated help desk support for customer services over the World Wide Web – A case study
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., Leong, P.C., & Liu, S. (2000). Computers in Industry, 41, 129-145.

1999

Design of an Internet fax & voice gateway
Foo, S., Yeo, C.K., Hui, S.C., & Xue, D.H. (1999). Microprocessors & Microsystems, 22, 395-402.

Integrating Internet with PSTN networks for voice services
Hui, S.C., Foo, S., & Yeo, C.K. (1999). International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 12 (2/3/4), 69-78.
Enhancing the quality of low bit-rate real-time Internet communications services
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., & Yip, S.W. (1999). Internet Research: Electronic Networking Applications and Policy, 9(3), 212-224.
A hybrid case-based reasoning and neural network approach to online fault diagnosis
Jha, G., Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1999). Proc. 3rd International ICSC Symposia on Intelligent Industrial Automation (IIA’99) and Soft Computing (SOCO’99), Genoa, Italy, 376-381.
Enhancing play-out performance for Internet video-conferencing.
Hui, S.C., Foo, S., & Yip, S.W. (1999). International Journal of the Computer, The Internet and Management, 7(2), 23-37.
A quality-based dynamic voice recovery mechanism for Internet telephony system
Chin, K.V., Hui. S.C., & Foo, S. (1999). ASEAN Journal of Science and Technology for Development, 16(2), 93-110.
1998

Packet voice recovery techniques for real-time Internet voice communication
Chin, K.V., Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1998). Proc. of 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications/6th Singapore International Conference on Communications Systems (APCC/ICCS ’98), Singapore, 122-126.

Supporting fax communications over the Internet
Cheong, L.S.K., Hui, S.C., Yeo, C.K., & Foo, S. (1998). , Proc. 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications/6th Singapore International Conference on Communications Systems (APCC/ICCS ’98), Singapore, 301-305.
Towards a standards-based Internet telephony system
Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1998). Computer Standards and Interfaces, 19(1), 89-103.
A framework for evaluating Internet telephony systems
Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1998). Internet Research, 8(1), 14-25.
A dynamic IP addressing system for Internet telephony applications
Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1998). Computer Communications, 21(3), 254-266.
Incorporating multilingual translation into a Web-based help desk system
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., Leong, P.C., & Liu, S. (1998). SAS Research Link, School of Applied Science, Nanyang Technological University, (4/98), 20.
Online multilingual translation of technical service reports over the World Wide Web
Liu, S., Hui, S.C., Foo, S., & Leong, P.C. (1998). International Journal of the Computer, The Internet and Management, 6(2), 8-22.
A WWW-assisted fax system for Internet fax-to-fax communication
Chong, L.K.S., Hui, S.C., Yeo, C.K., & Foo, S. (1998). World Wide Web Journal, 1, 209-219.
Enhancing the quality of Internet voice communication for Internet telephony systems
Chin, K.V., Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1998). Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 21, 203-218.
1997

An Internet telephone software system for real-time voice communication
Chin, K.V., Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1997). International Journal of Computer and Engineering Management, 5(1), 37-52.

Performance evaluation of Internet telephony systems through quantitative assessment
Ng, C.H., Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1997). Proc. of 1997 National Undergraduate Research (NUR) Congress, Singapore, 1097-1102.
Internet telephony gateway server – Software design
Lee, B.H., Hui, S.C., Foo, S., & Yeo, C.K. (1997). Proc. of 1997 National Undergraduate Research (NUR) Congress, Singapore, 1103-1108.
Performance evaluation of Internet telephony systems through qualitative assessment
Lee, P.Y., Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1997). , Proc. of 1997 National Undergraduate Research (NUR) Congress, Singapore, 1127-1133.
An Internet speech gateway server
Foo, S., Yeo, C.K., & Hui, SC. (1997). , Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Consumer Electronics, 1997 (ISCE’97), Singapore, 292-295.
Approaches for resolving dynamic IP addressing
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., Yip, S.W., & He, Y. (1997). , Internet Research, 7(3), 208-216.
A telephone adapter for Internet telephony systems
Foo, S., Yeo, C.K., & Hui, S.C. (1997). Microprocessors and Microsystems, 21, 213-221.
Computational electronic mail and its application in library automation
Foo, S. (1997). Proc. of Joint Pacific Asian Conference on Expert Systems/Singapore International Conference on Intelligent Systems (PACES/SPICIS ¡¯97), Singapore, 726-730.
System architectural design for delivering video mail over the World-Wide-Web
Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1997). Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 12(4), 372-385.
Delivery of video mail on the World-Wide-Web
Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1997). Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 20, 389-403.
1996

An approach to real-time voice communications over the Internet
Foo, S., Chin, K.V., & Hui, S.C. (1996). Proc. of International/ Symposium on New Transmission & Switching Technologies, Kunming, China, 489-492.

Communication protocol for an Internet telephone software system
Chin, K.V., Hui, S.C., & Foo, S. (1996). Proc. of 1996 International Conference on Communication Systems (ICCS ’96), Singapore, 10.10.1-10.10.5.
MEmail – A heterogeneous multimedia electronic mail system
Foo, S., Hui, S.C., & Daroy, C.J. (1996). International Journal of Information Technology, 2(1), 55-77.
Design and implementation of a heterogeneous multimedia mail system
Foo, S., & Hui, S.C. (1996). International Journal of Computer and Engineering Management, 4(1), 37-54.
Computational electronic mail for library applications
Foo, S. (1996). Network Information, 1, 50-67.
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Others
2002

An exploratory study of eating patterns of Singapore children and teenagers
Ang, K.L., & Foo, S. (2002). Health Management, 102(5), 239-248.

2001

Childhood asthma and dietary management among Singapore parents
Ang, K.L., & Foo,S. (2001), Nutrition & Food Science, 31(6), 319-335.

1999

Security considerations in the delivery of Web-based applications: A case study
Foo, S., Leong, P.C., Hui, S.C., & Liu, S. (1999). Information Management & Computer Security, 7(1), 40-49.

1997

Security issues in computational electronic mail systems
Foo, S., & Leong, P.C. (1997). Proc. of Security Asia ¡¯97 Conference “Security 2000 – Challenges and Opportunities” Singapore, 197-202.

Improving security in computational electronic mail systems
Foo, S., Leong, P.C., & Sng, Y.N. (1997). Information Management & Computer Security, 5(3), 102-110.
Security in computational electronic mail
Foo, S., Leong, P.C., & Sng, Y.N. (1997). Network Information, 2, 61-75.
Security in computational electronic mail systems
Sng, Y. N., Quek, C., & Foo, S. (1997), Information Services and Use, 17(4), 283-294.
1992

On the limit analysis of cylindrical shells with a single cutout
Foo, S. (1992). The International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 49(1), 1-16

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