CURRENT AWARENESS NEEDS OF PHYSICISTS: RESULTS OF AN ANGLO‐AMERICAN STUDY

STELLA KEENAN (American Institute of Physics)

Journal of Documentation

ISSN: 0022-0418

Publication date: 1 February 1968

Abstract

An outline of methods and summary of findings of a study of American, British and Overseas physicists. This project was conducted by Aslib Research Department (acting for the Institution of Electrical Engineers) and the American Institute of Physics. It took place in 1966, the first year of publication of Current Papers in Physics. Aims were to assess the need for and reactions to this new current awareness journal and suggestions for improvement, and to obtain background information on the current awareness requirements of the physics community.

Citation

KEENAN, S. and SLATER, M. (1968), "CURRENT AWARENESS NEEDS OF PHYSICISTS: RESULTS OF AN ANGLO‐AMERICAN STUDY", Journal of Documentation, Vol. 24 No. 2, pp. 98-106. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb026446

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1968, MCB UP Limited

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