Journal of Documentation


Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 60 Issue 3

The general public's use of (and attitudes towards) interactive, personal digital health information and advisory services

Paul Huntington, David Nicholas, Janet Homewood, Panayiota Polydoratou, Barrie Gunter, Chris Russell, Richard Withey

Examines statistically the public's use and attitudes towards interactive and personal health services via an online questionnaire survey and enhances these data with an…

Searching for people on Web search engines

Amanda Spink, Bernard J. Jansen, Jan Pedersen

The Web is a communication and information technology that is often used for the distribution and retrieval of personal information. Many people and organizations mount…

The evolution of documents and its impacts

Ziming Liu

This article examines the evolution of documents and its impacts from the following aspects: information density, longevity, uniqueness, duplicability, mobility…

The Laurin thesaurus

Gregor Retti, Birgit Stehno

This paper describes the Laurin thesaurus, which is used for indexing and searching in the Laurin system, a software package for digital clipping archives. As a…

The JISC User Behaviour Monitoring and Evaluation Framework

Linda Banwell, Kathryn Ray, Graham Coulson, Christine Urquhart, Ray Lonsdale, Chris Armstrong, Rhian Thomas, Siân Spink, Alison Yeoman, Roger Fenton, Jennifer Rowley

Describes key aspects of the methodology and outcomes of the JISC User Behaviour Monitoring and Evaluation Framework in its first three annual cycles (1999‐2002). The…



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