Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 30 Issue 1

BIBLIOMETRIC ANALYSIS OF A NEW RESEARCH SUB‐FIELD

G. MAGYAR

The published output of a new, small sub‐field of physics—that of dye lasers—is analysed statistically. The yearly growth of publications, the national distribution, the…

TRANSLITERATION IN DOCUMENTATION

BELLA WEINBERG

The validity of transliteration in documentation is questioned in light of the resulting loss of precise information. The process is examined from the linguist's…

DOCUMENTATION NOTE

The concept of the ‘specificity’ of the terms used in an information retrieval system has come up several times in the last few years. In fact, there are two different…

A THESAURUS‐BASED INDEXING AND CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM DEVELOPED FOR INSPEC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

B.J. HELD

The development of the INSPEC vocabulary system which comprises a unified indexing and classification scheme is described together with the reasons for its adoption. The…

PROGRESS IN DOCUMENTATION

DEREK AUSTIN

Before starting to trace the development of PRECIS to its theoretical beginnings I shall describe the system briefly in its present form. This will serve not only as an…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden