Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 27 Issue 1

AFTERMATH OF AN EVALUATION

F.W. LANCASTER

As a result of the comprehensive evaluation of MEDLARS conducted in 1966–7, several recommendations were made to the National Library of Medicine as measures appropriate…

THE EFFECT OF GROWTH ON THE OBSOLESCENCE OF SEMICONDUCTOR PHYSICS LITERATURE

MERRILL R. OLIVER

Semiconductor physics literature is studied in order to investigate recent hypotheses relating obsolescence to the growth in periodical literature and the growth in the…

POSSIBILITIES FOR A NEW UNIVERSAL DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION

INGETRAUT DAHLBERG

Reasons are given for a proposed new universal decimal classification obtained by re‐allocating the subject fields of the UDC main classes according to present day views…

Management information from housekeeping routines

WM R. MAIDMENT

It is generally accepted that applications of mechanization in libraries concern two broadly distinct areas of interest: (a) housekeeping routines, and (b) information…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden