Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries

an International Journal of Library and Information Science

ISSN 2241-1925


About the Journal

Editorial Board

Four journal issues per year will be published

Instructions to Authors
Special issues proposed will be published as well

There will be annoucements and call for papers for every special issue

Journal Issues

June 2016 Issue

July 2012 Issue

October 2012 Issue

December 2012 Issue

March 2013 Issue

June 2013 Issue

September 2013 Issue

December 2013 Issue

Special Issue 2014 Social Justice, Social Inclusion

March 2014 Issue

June 2014 Issue

September 2014 Issue

December 2014 Issue

Special Issue January 2015 Bibliometrics

March 2015 Issue

June 2015 Issue

September 2015 Issue

December 2015 Issue

March 2016 Issue

June 2016 Issue

September 2016 Issue

December 2016 Issue


Understanding the impact of national library association membership: strengthening the profession for sustainability (pp277-285)
Susan Henczel
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Project BLIIPS: Making the Physical Public Library more Intelligent through Artificial Intelligence (pp 277-300)
Martijn van Otterlo, PhD
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Playful Learning in Children’s Library: New Technologies for Digital Natives (pp 301-310)
Violeta Đorđević and Jasna Brkić
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A Theory of Metadata Enriching and Filtering: Challenges and Opportunities to Implementation (pp 311-334)
Dr Getaneh Alemu
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Altmetrics as alternative tool for measuring the impact of scholarly documents based on readers attention: A Comparative Study (pp 335-346)
Prof. Dr. Naeema H. Jabur
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Scientific production of the Portuguese and Spanish universities: a comparative analysis (pp 347-354)
Teresa Costa and Blanca Rodríguez-Bravo
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Analysing and Mapping Cited Works: Citation Behaviour of Filipino Faculty and Researchers (pp 355-364)
Marian Ramos Eclevia and Rizalyn V. Janio
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Beyond the Download: Issues in Developing a Secondary Usage Calculator (pp 365-377)
Carol Tenopir, Lisa Christian, Robert Anderson, Lorraine Estelle, Suzie Allard, and Dave Nicholas
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Approaches to Measuring the Efficiency of the Bulgarian Libraries (pp 379-383)
Evgeniya Rusinova
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Library websites of Pakistani universities: an exploratory study (pp 385-395)
Muhammad Abbas Ganaee
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The Power and Perils of Participant Observation in LIS Research: Reflections on Three South African Studies (pp 397-408)
Genevieve Hart
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Technology Transfer and Libraries: Embedding the Library in the Technology Transfer Process (pp 409-416)
Jason Dewland and John Jackson
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The Lithuanian libraries’ future: scenario planning for developing strategies (pp 417-426)
Zinaida Manžuch
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Strategies of Indigenous Knowledge Management in Libraries (pp 427-439)
Juran Krishna Sarkhel
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Characteristics of reader account status as indicators for predicting the use of printed resources in academic libraries (pp 441-449)
John Catlow, Mirosław Górny, Rafał Lewandowski
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Altmetric and Bibliometric Scores: Does Open Access Matter? (pp 451-460)
Lovela Machala Poplašen and Ivana Hebrang Grgić
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Innovative Data-Driven Methods to Improve Digital User Experience (pp 461-471)
Yoo Young Lee, Andy Smith, Lisa Calvert, Eric Snajdr
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Collaboration and information literacy in Portuguese school libraries: a challenge for the future (pp 473-481)
Ana Novo
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Enhancing language, literature and culture teaching and learning throughout ICTS implementation (pp 483-494)
Prof. Aleksandra Vranes, PhD, Prof. Ljiljana Markovic, PhD, Milica Jelic Mariokov, PhD candidate
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Libraries of the Faculty of Philology of the University of Belgrade – Responding to the Challenges of Our Time (pp 495-504)
Prof. Aleksandra Vranes, PhD,Prof. Ljiljana Markovic, PhD, Milica Jelic Mariokov, PhD candidate
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Exploring Visual Representations of the University Library through a Photo Contest (pp 505-514)
Somsak Sriborisutsakul
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The Need of Strategic Human Resource Management for the Development of Information Technology in Libraries (pp 515-525)
Dr. Humera Mah Jabeen
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The role of institutional competencies for the long term preservation of electronic records: The Experience of the Turkish Public Sector (pp 527-533)
Hamza Kandur
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University students' perceptions and attitudes towards the use of mobile phones in libraries: a case of Makerere University Library (Maklib) (pp 535-544)
Caroline Ilako
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Author Index (pp 545-547)
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Title Index (pp 549-550)
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Journal Contents (pp i-iii)
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