Journal of Documentation


Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 56 Issue 1

Documents, memory institutions and information science

Birger Hjørland

This paper investigates the problem of the labelling of the library, documentation and information field with particular emphasis on the terms ‘information’ and…

Information retrieval, experimental models and statistical analysis

Niels Ole Pors

This paper introduces some of the considerations behind the teaching of research methodology at the Royal School of Library and Information Science at the masters level…

Information science, historical changes and social aspects: a nordic outlook

Anders Ørom

This paper analyses and discusses some aspects concerning the historical and social context of information science and information institutions. The starting point is a…

Towards a Danish Lis university

Ole Harbo

The paper analyses the development of LIS research in Denmark since 1985, when research became one of the main activities of the Royal School of Library and Information…

Experimental components for the evaluation of interactive information retrieval systems

Pia Borlund

This paper presents a set of basic components which constitutes the experimental setting intended for the evaluation of interactive information retrieval (IIR) systems…

Total quality management in a knowledge management perspective

Carl Gustav Johannsen

There are similarities between information management (IM) and knowledge management (KM), but the latter is wider in scope and includes (especially) aspects of process and…



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