Huang Ruhua

Personal Information

Name Huang Ruhua
School or College School of Information Management
Position TitleProfessor
Office AddressRoom 222, School of Information Management

Research Interest

Information retrieval

Information organization

Digital library

Digital preservation

Open access


Ph.D.     2002             Wuhan University            Library Science

M.S.      1995             Wuhan University            Library Science

B. A.     1990             Wuhan University            Library Science

Oversea Study and Visit

1999.9. - 2000.9.    Visiting Scholar, University of Pittsburgh,U.S.A.

2012.7  Annual Conference, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), Helsinki,Finland

Honours and Awards

2014, Outstanding Teacher, Chinese American Library Association (CALA)

2014, Excellent ‘Quality Education’ Course for Undergraduates,ChinaAssociation of Higher Education

 2014 ,The 7th National Higher Education Teaching Achievement Award, First Prize(the fourth author)  

2013, National Excellent Sharing Course, Ministry of Education (MOE), P. R. China

2013, National Excellent Course, MOE , P. R. China

2007, New Century Excellent Talents (NCET), MOE, P. R. China

2005, Excellent Teacher, Wuhan University

2003, Excellent Dissertation, Hubei Province

2003, Excellent Dissertation, Wuhan  University


1.      Ruhua Huang .Information Retrieval (2nd ed).Wuhan: Wuhan University Press, 2010.

2.      Ruhua Huang et al. Retrieval and Usage of English Reference Sources. Beijing: China  Ocean Press, 2009.

3.      Ruhua Huang, Bin Wang, Zhifeng Zhou. A study on Countermeasures for Promoting Scientific Data Sharing inChina. Library, 2014(3): 7-13.

4.      Ruhua Huang, Chunyan Qiu. Metadata Management of Dryad Repository. Library Journal, 2014,133(1):68-73.

5.      Ruhua Huang, Chunyan Qiu. Management Strategies of Long-term Preservation Metadata for Digital Information Resources. Journal of Information Resources Management, 2014(6):58-64.

6.      Ruhua Huang, Cuifang Ji. Characteristics and Enlightenment of Information Retrieval Courses for Graduates inAmerica. Information Science. 2014,32(6):78-88.

7.      Ruhua Huang, Cuifang Ji. Characteristics of Education in Data Management at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Library & Information, 2014(6):70-78.

8.      Ruhua Huang, Chunyan Qiu. Characteristics of Services for Children and Young Adults in American Public Libraries. Journal of Library Science inChina, 2013; 39(4):48-58.

9.      Ruhua Huang, Chunyan Qiu. Review of Research of the Scientific Data Sharing in Foreign Countries. Information and Documentation Services 2013(4):24-30.

10.  Ruhua Huang, Yulin Yang. WorldCat’s Innovation in Information Organization. Library & Information, 2012(5):1-6.

11.  Ruhua Huang, Xiaobo Su. Development of Information Organization in Social Network Environment. Library Tribune, 2011;31(6):190-198,13.

12.  Ruhua Huang, Linlin Song. Research on the Subjects of Library Assessment, Journal of Library Science inChina, 2010;36(3):34-44.

13.  Ruhua Huang, Jing Zhang. Survey and Analysis of Open Access of Elsevier Journals. Journal of Library Science inChina, 2009;36(3):35-42,95.

14.  Ruhua Huang, Linlin Song. Application of Balanced Scorecard in Library Management and Evaluation. The 2010 International Conference on Management and Service Science, Aug 2010, Wuhan,China.

15.  Ruhua Huang, Guiyu Liu. Metadata Management of Open Access Resources in Language and Literature. 2009 IEEE International Symposium on IT in Medicine & Education. Oct 2009, Jinan,China.