Bibliometric analysis of information seeking behaviour related literature

Parmar, Arvind Singh and Kumar, Sanghmitra A. and Prakash, Thushara Bibliometric analysis of information seeking behaviour related literature., 2004 [Preprint]


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The paper deals with a study conducted on literature related to information seeking behaviour from LISA Plus. The out come of the normal keyword search in LISA Plus are analysed to present the growth of publications; collaboration-ship pattern of authors; most contributed authors; languages in which maximum number of articles are published; type of publications in which information scientists preferred to publish their works; highly preferred journals in which information seeking behaviour related works are published; and the contents of information seeking behaviour related literature through subject descriptors.

Item type: Preprint
Keywords: information seeking behaviour; literature growth; author productivity author collaboration; publication types; content analysis; published journals; LISA Plus
Subjects: B. Information use and sociology of information > BB. Bibliometric methods
Depositing user: Parmar Arvind Singh
Date deposited: 08 Oct 2004
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 11:59


Chandel, A.S. and Saraf, Veena. (2002) Studies in information seeking behaviour and use: Need for paradigm change. Journal of Library and Information Science, 27 (2), 152-174.

Khalil, Ferida Enolil Mustapha. (2001) Consumer health information: A brief critique on information needs and information seeking behaviour. Malaysian Journal of Library & Information Science, 6(2), 83-99.

Murphy, Janet. (Summer 2003) Information-seeking habits of environmental scientists: A study of interdisciplinary scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship,38, 1-9.

Parmar. Arvind Singh (2003) Information-seeking behavior of the Teachers of Bundelkhand University Jhansi: An evaluative study, Ph.D Thesis, Feb. 2003. Bundelkhand University Jhansi (U.P.)

Salasin, J. and Cedar, T. (1985) Information-seeking behavior in an applied research/service delivery setting. Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 36(2), 94-102.

Sen, B.K. (1997) Research articles in LISA Plus – problems of identification. Malaysian Journal of Library & Information Science, 2(1), 97-106.

Whitmire, Ethelene. (2003) Epistemological beliefs and the information-seeking behavior of undergraduates. Library & Information Science Research, 25, 127-142.


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