ERIC Number: EJ559852
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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A Bibliometric Study of Authorship Characteristics in Four International Information Science Journals.
Siddiqui, Moid A.
International Forum on Information and Documentation, v22 n3 p3-11 1997
Examines authorship characteristics of 163 articles written by 294 authors in four major information science journals to determine author details: sex, occupation, affiliation, geographic distribution, and institutional affiliation. Findings indicate that males (70%) publish three times more compared to females (23.5%), and the school of library and information science contributed the most male (78%) and female (22%) authors. (Contains 53 references.) (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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