Asian Libraries: Volume 7 Issue 10


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Informetrics: an emerging subdiscipline in information science

Irene Wormell

The Centre for Informetric Studies (CIS) was launched in 1996 by the Royal School of Library and Information Science in Copenhagen. The head of centre presents the CIS…


Information and the nation: the 1997 Waigani Seminar

John Evans

This paper describes Papua New Guinea’s 1997 Waigani Seminar on Information and the Nation and the main themes: traditional knowledge; publications; sectoral information…


Library networks for distance education: A case study of Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University in Thailand

Chutima Sacchanand

This article presents a brief background on Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University and the University’s library and educational media services, particularly library…


A report on the Joint Symposium on Library and Information Science Studies, Zhongshan University, China, 29 March‐2 April 1998

Heung Wing‐Ngao

Reports on the first of two joint symposia to be held in South China during 1998. The Zhongshan University Symposium focused on library automation and networking, with six…




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1997 – 1999

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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New Library World