Library Review: Volume 64 Issue 6/7


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The impact factor: a case study of medical journals

Linda Cox, David Ellis

This paper aims to look at two well-respected cardiothoracic journals and one general medical journal over the period of a decade to find out any major differences in…

The impact of information and communication technologies on informal scientific communication: A naturalistic inquiry approach

Ahmed Maher khafaga Shehata, David Ellis, Allen Foster

This study aims to accomplish three objectives: first, to investigate the role and impact of information and communication technologies on the practice of science in the…


Cross-language information seeking behaviour English vs Arabic

Asma Al-Wreikat, Pauline Rafferty, Allen Foster

The purpose of this paper is to report the results and the methods of a study which applied grounded theory to the information-seeking behaviour of social scientists when…


Everyday life information seeking behaviour in relation to the environment: Disposable information?

Janet Mawby, Allen Foster, David Ellis

The purpose of this paper is to describe one of the preliminary results from interviews conducted as part of a PhD study into examining the role of peer and family…


A discussion of problems in implementing organisational cultural change: Developing a learning organisation in University Libraries

Saowapha Limwichitr, Judith Broady-Preston, David Ellis

The purpose of this paper is to review the literature on organisational cultural change and problems in its implementation, focussing on the case of building a learning…


Summer schools in library service at Aberystwyth (1917-1928)

Julie Mathias

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the courses in library service jointly developed and run by the University and the National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth…

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