Journal of Documentation

Category:

Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 51 Issue 1

DONALD URQUHART, 1909–1994

BRIAN VICKERY

Donald Urquhart, the longest‐serving member of our Editorial Board, died on 2nd December 1994. Physicist, metallurgist, war‐time administrator, he became — much to his own…

INFORMATION RETRIEVAL BY LOGICAL IMAGING

F. CRESTANI, C.J. VAN RIJSBERGEN

The evaluation of an implication by Imaging is a logical technique developed in the framework of modal logic. Its interpretation in the context of a ‘possible worlds…

THE CORRELATION BETWEEN CITATION COUNTS AND THE 1992 RESEARCH ASSESSMENT EXERCISE RATINGS FOR BRITISH LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENTS

CHARLES OPPENHEIM

A citation study was carried out on all 217 academics who teach in UK library and information science schools. These authors between them received 622 citations in Social

THE DEPENDENCE OF LOTKA'S LAW ON THE SELECTION OF TIME PERIODS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC AREAS AND AUTHORS

ROLAND WAGNER‐DÖBLER, JAN BERG

The Lotka distribution of the productivity of authors is highly dependent on the selection of the period of investigation. If many authors are covered only fractionally…

SELF‐CITATIONS IN THE LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE LITERATURE

ALEXANDRA DIMITROFF, KENNING ARLITSCH

The purpose of this study was to determine the rate of self‐citation in the library and information science literature. A sample of 1,058 articles was examined. 50% of the…

ISSN:

0022-0418

Online date, start – end:

1945

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Prof David Bawden