Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 3 Issue 1

THE DOCUMENTATION OF MADAGASCAR

J.T. HARDYMAN

Madagascar is undoubtedly a country of great interest, yet it is often thought that there is very little literature on the subject. The fact is, however, that the amount…

A BOOK‐NOTATION FOR SPECIAL LIBRARIES

KNUD LARSEN

No classification will last for ever, and it will rarely last half a century without becoming obsolete. Therefore the main quality that is required from a classification…

A CUMULATIVE WORLD THESAURUS

CHARLES W. DAVID, RUDOLF HIRSCH

Mr. Theodore Besterman recently proposed the printing of a cumulative edition of the Library of Congress catalogue. The vision of his proposal provokes ideas of an even…

THE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL REPORTS

LAWRENCE S. THOMPSON

After the European War came to an end it became apparent that there were literally hundreds of thousands of scientific research documents which had been written both by…

THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS PRINTED CARDS: SOME SUGGESTED IMPROVEMENTS

H.V. MOLESWORTH ROBERTS

The article by Mr. Besterman in the March, 1946, number of the Journal (ii. 194–205), with its suggestions for recasting the form of the card for inclusion in A catalog of

SPECIAL LIBRARY EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA

LINDA H. MORLEY

The development of educational programmes for special librarians has been very gradual in America. As recently as 1937 the Training and Recruiting Committee of the Special…

THE EDITOR RESIGNS

C. LE MAISTRE

It is with great regret that we have to announce that Mr. Theodore Besterman, Editor of The Journal of documentation since its inception in 1945, has reluctantly been…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden