Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 43 Issue 1

A REFERENCE AND REFERRAL SYSTEM USING EXPERT SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

ALINA VICKERY, HELEN BROOKS, BRUCE ROBINSON, BRIAN VICKERY

The issues involved in the construction of an expert system for retrieval are described, together with some of the techniques that have been used in artificial…

HOW WELL DO WE ACKNOWLEDGE INTELLECTUAL DEBTS?

MANFRED KOCHEN

Authors of scientific articles often read a paper that fails to cite their prior work when they feel it should have. A survey of university faculty shows the extent to…

AN ONLINE INDEX ENTRY FORMAT BASED ON MULTIPLE SEARCH TERMS

TIMOTHY C. CRAVEN

A new approach to generating string index entries from concept networks is discussed: terms from multi‐term search specifications are cited near the beginning of the…

A THIRD NOTE ON AGEING IN A LIBRARY CIRCULATION MODEL: APPLICATIONS TO FUTURE USE AND RELEGATION

QUENTIN L. BURRELL

The Burrell and Cane mixed Poisson model for library loans is used to predict future use of items in a collection. The model is also used to investigate possible…

TITLES REVISITED

A.B. BUXTON

The earlier work by Buxton and Meadows, reporting the changes in information content of the titles of research papers in eleven different periodicals between 1947 and…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden