Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 34 Issue 4

HERBERT COBLANS

EDWARD CARTER

Herbert Coblans to whose memory this number of the Journal of Documentation is dedicated served for thirteen years as its editor and as a world‐wide spokesman of Aslib's…

CONCEPTS OF DOCUMENTATION

B.C. VICKERY

Documentation is a practice concerned with all the processes involved in transferring documents from sources to users. The volume and variety of documents are immense, and…

CLASSIFICATION IN INFORMATION RETRIEVAL: THE TWENTY YEARS FOLLOWING DORKING

E.J. COATES

My contact with Herbert Coblans was limited, alas, to our shared concerns in the field of subject indication. He first sought me out in the early 1960s, ostensibly to find…

INTERNATIONAL CO‐OPERATION IN INFORMATION TRANSFER

A. WYSOCKI

Information transfer, which means the collection, storage, processing and dissemination of information is now a major resource of strategic national and international…

THE DEVELOPMENT OF INTERNATIONALLY MANAGED INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND THEIR PROSPECTS

H. EAST

This paperreviews a selection of international collaborative efforts in the production of information services and attempts to characterize modes of co‐operation. It is…

DOCUMENTATION AND THE SCIENTIFIC PRODUCER/USER

A.J. MEADOWS

One of Dr Coblans' most widely read papers was certainly his reassessment of J. D. Bernal's ideas on the communication of scientific information, as originally outlined in…

DEVELOPMENT OF MECHANIZED DOCUMENTATION

S. KEENAN

In 1964 Herbert Coblans wrote that the development of photo‐effect lithography, the invention and evolution of photographic techniques, had profoundly affected the…

SOME TRENDS IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN DOCUMENTATION

ALAN MACGREGOR

In this inevitably personal view, where I have taken documentation to embrace libraries and information centres, services and systems, I propose to stress Research rather…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden