Content Analysis of Articles on the Mobile Based Tourism Information

모바일 관광정보 연구논문에 관한 내용분석

  • 고영관 (제주테크노파크, 제주대학교 경영정보학과) ;
  • 김민철 (제주대학교 경영정보학과)
  • Received : 2012.10.23
  • Accepted : 2012.11.15
  • Published : 2012.11.30


As users of mobile devices such as smart phone are rapidly growing owing to the development of information technology, interest for information retrieval and a variety of services using mobile devices is gradually increasing. Users want to get the tourist information service through the use of mobile devices and accordingly, Korea local governments are trying to provide a variety of services on the mobile tourist information via smart phone. As more interest and requirements on mobile tourist information service, researches on types and preferences of mobile tourist information, measurement of the quality of service, the user's satisfaction and re-use is currently being done. However, meanwhile, the research on the content analysis classified and investigated a wide variety of numerical rating scale such as research topics of research papers, research methodology is wholly lacking. Thus, in terms of the research need on a systematic study of the domestic mobile tourist information, this study presented the research tendencies and implications of yearly research trends, research subjects, statistical analysis techniques, research methods, research models and theories related to the mobile tourist information focusing on journals listed on the National Research Foundation of Korea.