Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 39 Issue 4

COMMON PROBLEMS OF DOCUMENTARY INFORMATION TRANSFER, STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL IN INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS

P.H. VICKERS

The aim of this project, as its title indicates, was to explore common problems of documentary information transfer, storage and retrieval in industrial organizations…

FICTION RETRIEVAL: EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF A SEARCH SYSTEM BASED ON USERS' VALUE CRITERIA (PART 1)

ANNELISE MARK PEJTERSEN, JUTTA AUSTIN

These papers describe the development and evaluation of a new classification system for fiction based on an analysis of users' formulations of needs. Users of fiction…

CHANGES IN THE STAFFING OF UK SPECIAL LIBRARIES AND INFORMATION SERVICES IN THE DECADE 1972–81: A REVIEW OF THE DES CENSUS DATA

HARRY EAST

The information presented in this paper is derived from a census conducted in March 1981, and published in 1983. Subjective observation of special libraries in the interim…

HISTORICAL STUDIES IN DOCUMENTATION

G. WOLEDGE

The word documentation, by which this journal describes its scope, is a partial synonym of bibliography, and the history of both words, through eighty years in one case…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden