Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 46 Issue 2

RULES OF INDEXING: A CRITIQUE OF MENTALISM IN INFORMATION RETRIEVAL THEORY

BERND FROHMANN

A rule‐governed derivation of an indexing phrase from the text of a document is, in Wittgenstein's sense, a practice, rather than a mental operation explained by reference…

A MODEL OF KNOWLEDGE BASED INFORMATION RETRIEVAL WITH HIERARCHICAL CONCEPT GRAPH

YOUNG WHAN KIM, JIN H. KIM

This paper discusses a knowledge based information retrieval model with hierarchical thesaurus. The model computes the conceptual distance between a query and an object…

COMPUTER‐BASED INFORMATION SERVICES FOR EDUCATION AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES IN NEW ZEALAND: A REVIEW OF RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

KEITH PICKENS

The development of information services for education and the social sciences in New Zealand goes on in a policy vacuum. A national mainframe‐based information service has…

DOCUMENTATION NOTE

LAWRENCE G. MONDSCHEIN

Selective dissemination of information (SDI) is an information alerting service designed to keep individuals informed of new developments in their particular fields of…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden