Journal of Documentation


Library and Information Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 62 Issue 5

Audiovisual materials in UK public libraries: economic sense?

Anne Morris, Catherine Ayre, Amy Jones

The purpose of this paper is to examine the provision of audiovisual materials in UK public libraries and their economic value.

Information literacy landscapes: an emerging picture

Annemaree Lloyd

To describe the various landscapes in which information literacy has been explored and to propose new ways of thinking about information literacy.

The invisible web: an empirical study of “cognitive invisibility”

Nigel Ford, Yazdan Mansourian

The purpose of this paper is to report an empirical investigation into conceptions of the “invisible web”.

Subject retrieval of scholarly monographs via electronic databases

John W. East

Scholarly monographs are a major information resource in the humanities. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of abstracting and indexing (A&I…

Aggregation consistency and frequency of Chinese words and characters

Clément Arsenault

Aims to measure syllable aggregation consistency of Romanized Chinese data in the title fields of bibliographic records. Also aims to verify if the term frequency…



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