International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 228

Table of Content: October 2009; 62(68)

October 2009

Library and information science professionals’ use of published research

  The survey examines the research consultation indexes of LIS professionals in Nigeria. 200 of these professionals were sampled randomly during the 45th National Conference and Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Library Association, held in Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State in 2007. Turner’s (2002) questionnaire instrument on: “Do Information Professionals Use Research Published in LIS journals?”...

Author(s): Chinwe V. Anunobi, Ifeyinwa B. Okoye and Ngozi Chima James

  • Article Number: 982A403811

October 2009

A study of search engines for health sciences

  The Internet is now the major worldwide Health information communication tool.  To avoid waste of time, improved search engines are needed, in terms of accuracy and efficiency. The medical community has been facing the problem of inflation of medical information. Due to information explosion, it is very difficult to find accurate information. The paper describes various search engines which are very much...

Author(s): Mayank Trivedi

  • Article Number: 5CE91F9824