Journal of Documentation


Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 61 Issue 6

Reading behavior in the digital environment

Ziming Liu

This study attempts to investigate reading behavior in the digital environment by analyzing how people's reading behavior has changed over the past ten years.

Subject cataloging process of Slovenian and American catalogers

Alenka Šauperl

An empirical study has shown that the real process of subject cataloging does not correspond entirely to theoretical descriptions in textbooks and international standards…

Information in the national liberation struggle: modelling the case of Namibia (1966‐1990)

Paul Sturges, Mbenae Katjihingua, Kingo Mchombu

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the Namibian liberation struggle, 1966‐1990, as an information war rather than a military conflict, so as to explore the dimensions…

Enhancing access to digital information resources on heritage

Abdus Sattar Chaudhry, Tan Pei Jiun

Due to various historical differences in organising, documenting and managing information across cultural institutions, cross‐domain resource discovery in the cultural…

The social and technological origins of the information society

Toni Weller, David Bawden

The purpose of this paper is to examine the theory of a control revolution in nineteenth century England, and its social and technological implications for the information…



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