Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 37 Issue 3

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN DOCUMENTS READ AND RELEVANT REFERENCES RETRIEVED AS EFFECTIVENESS MEASURES FOR INFORMATION RETRIEVAL SYSTEMS

BRIAN E. LANTZ

The nature and relative merits of two measures of information retrieval system effectiveness, documents read and relevant references retrieved, are discussed. Using data…

PROGRESS IN DOCUMENTATION

B.C. BLOOMFIELD

Perhaps the first whisper of the British Library(hereinafter BL) may be found in the report of the Parry Committee which recommended the formation of a national policy in…

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE BRITISH LIBRARY

D.J. URQUHART

It is now over six years since I retired from the post of Director‐General of the Lending Division of the British Library. Before this I was involved in some of the…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden