עו"ד Yosef Solomon, Adv.

Yosef Solomon, Adv.
Telephone: 
052-3236556

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Education

LL.M- Laws, Bar Ilan University.

LL.B- Laws, The College of Management [Magna cum Laude].

B.A- Finance, The College of Management [Magna cum Laude].

Yosef Solomon is a licensed lawyer (Israel), with rich professional experience in various legal positions in the public, private and civic sectors.

Yosef lectures in a variety of topics, ranging from legal information to human information behavior and info-serendipity, and has published academic articles in several refereed journals on these topics.

He is also a member of CILIP, ASIS&T (and serves as the European Chapter's representative for Israel), and the Serendipity Society. 

Main Research Topics

  • Information Policy
  • Information Studies in Arts
  • Human Information Behavior 
  • Libraries and Librarians in Flux
  • Information in the Legal Profession
  • Serendipity and Information Discovery

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Israel Bar Association (IBA)
  • IBA Central District, Law & Technology Committee member
  • The Serendipity Society (SerSoc) [link
  • Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIST) 
    [European Chapter [link] & ESC [link
  • Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)

Research

My scholarly areas of research are:

  • Information Policy
  • Information Studies in Arts
  • Human Information Behavior 
  • Libraries and Librarians in Flux
  • Information in the Legal Profession
  • Serendipity and Information Discovery

Publications

  • Solomon, Y. (2017). Layered humor and information serendipity in Eretz Nehederet’s musical parody: ‘A Sweetheart from Life’. Humor Mekuvan: A Research Journal in Humor Studies, 8, 50-67 [Hebrew] [link1] [link2 - see p. 144]
  • Solomon, Y. (2017). 'A mule blind of the right eye': ​Time has come to educate for information serendipity. BeMa'agalei Hinuch (Circles of Education) Journal: Research, Theory and Creativity, 7, 78-86. [Hebrew] [link1] [link2]
  • Solomon, Y. (2017). Temporal aspects of info-serendipity. Temporalités - Revue de Sciences Sociales et Humaines, 24, paper 3523. DOI: 10.4000/temporalites.3523 [link]
  • Solomon, Y., & Bronstein, J. (2016). Serendipity in legal information seeking behavior: Chance encounters of family-law advocates with court rulings, Aslib Journal of Information Management, 68(1), 112-134. DOI: 10.1108/AJIM-04-2015-0056 [link]
  • Solomon, Y. (2016). Librarians in flux: The new serendipity agents. Paper presented at #VisDom 2016, Potsdam, Germany (May 27-28, 2016), 3 pp. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3013.2729 [link].​​​​​​
  • Solomon, Y. (2016). Serendipity in legal information seeking behavior. Video to the Movie Meets Science 2016, ASIS&T ESC.  [link]

media

Email: ysolomon.adv@gmail.com
Twitter: @YSolomon_Adv
Mobile: (+972) 52.323.6556 
Mailing Address: 
Department of Information Science
Bar-Ilan University  
Max & Anna Webb Street
Ramat-Gan, Israel 5290002

Courses

Courses: 

Course no. 35-859: Legal Information

Course no. 35-442: Introduction to Human Information Behavior