Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 36 Issue 3

THE USE OF AUTOMATIC RELEVANCE FEEDBACK IN BOOLEAN RETRIEVAL SYSTEMS

MARTIN DILLON, JAMES DESPER

A technique is described for automatic reformulation of boolean queries. Based on patron relevance judgements of an initial retrieval, prevalence measures are derived for…

PROGRESS IN DOCUMENTATION

TEFKO SARACEVIC

The purpose of this paper is to survey and analyse the literature emanating from less developed countries (LDCs) and international agencies and dealing with their…

CO‐CITATION CONTEXT ANALYSIS AND THE STRUCTURE OF PARADIGMS

HENRY SMALL

Many information scientists are concerned with the operation of document retrieval systems serving scientists in various fields. The scientists served by these systems are…

DOCUMENTATION NOTE

D. WORTHINGTON, A. HINDLE

Quentin Burrell points out that the circulation distribution observed in several library collections is approximately geometric and seeks to explain this phenomenon. He…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden