ISSN 1058-6768
September 2009
Bi-annual
Volume 19, Issue 2
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 
 

Research and Applications Section (peer reviewed)

   

The Availability and Accessibility of Vertical File Collections in Jamaican Libraries
Dunstan Newman and Mark-Shane E. Scale
University of the West Indies, Mona Campus,
Jamaica, West Indies, W.I.

Academic Library Data from the United States: An Examination of Trends
John M. Budd
School of Information Science and Learning Technologies
University of Missouri


   
 

Essays and Opinions Section

   

Public Libraries and their Contribution towards Economic Development: a discussion
Dr. Vanda Ferreira dos Santos, Librarian1
Forestry Information Centre
Forestry Department
FAO-UN, Italy.

Use of Bibliometrics in LIS Research
Mirza Muhammad Naseer
Librarian, Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad

Professor Dr. Khalid Mahmood
Department of Library and Information Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore

 
 

>> Print and Electronic Resources Reviews Section

>> News From Other Journals Section

Editorial note:

This section contains items culled from various Internet news services, discussion lists and other announcements.  Unless specifically noted, I have not visited the sites, used any of the software, reviewed the literature, or written the news items.  I present this digest to you in good faith but cannot vouch for the accuracy of its content.

 Kerry Smith

>> News and Announcements Section

Editorial note:

This section contains items culled from various Internet news services, discussion lists and other announcements. Unless specifically noted, I have not visited the sites, used any of the software, reviewed the literature, or written the news items. I present this digest to you in good faith but cannot vouch for the accuracy of its content.

Kerry Smith

>> Conferences and Meetings Section

Conferences and Meetings is now continuously updated at
http://libres.curtin.edu.au/conferences.htm

 
  LIBRES Editorial Board for this issue:

Kerry Smith (Editor-in-Chief)
Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
k.smith@curtin.edu.au


 

Section Editors
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Heather Lea Moulaison (Research and Applications Editor)
libacat@gmail.com

Mary Beth Weber (Essays and Opinions Editor)
Rutgers University Libraries
mbfecko@rci.rutgers.edu

Suzanne Milton (Reviews Editor)
smilton@ewu.edu

Kerry Smith (News, Meetings Editor)
Curtin University of Technology
k.smith@curtin.edu.au

 

Managing Editors
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Rebecca Scriven(Web Manager)
Curtin University of Technology
r.scriven@curtin.edu.au

Derek Silvester (Technical Manager)
Curtin University of Technology
d.silvester@curtin.edu.au

 
 

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