Journal of Documentation


Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 58 Issue 6

Questionnaire surveys to discover academic staff and library staff perceptions of a National Union catalogue

Peter Stubley, Tony Kidd

During the feasibility study into a National Union catalogue for the UK (UKNUC), a questionnaire survey was undertaken of the needs of both academic staff in higher…

Quality of smoking cessation information on the Internet: a cross‐sectional survey study

Gbogboade Ademiluyi, Charlotte E. Rees, Charlotte E. Sheard

This study aimed to evaluate the quality of Internet information on smoking cessation using a cross‐sectional survey design. The characteristics and content of 89 Web…

The economic value of book borrowing from public libraries

John Sumsion, Margaret Hawkins, Anne Morris

In the context of statistical research into the economic value of public library services, a model was developed to demonstrate the economic benefit when books are…

A research and institutional size‐based model for national university Web site interlinking

Mike Thelwall

Web links are a phenomenon of interest to bibliometricians by analogy with citations, and to others because of their use in Web navigation and search engines. It is known…



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