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

March 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


Scientometric analysis of the emerging technology landscape (pp 1-10)
Ian I’Anson
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Social support, work motivation and work commitment of library personnel in selected private university libraries in south-west, Nigeria (pp 11-22)
Olaojo, Pius Olatunj and Oyeboade, John Adeboye
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Digital Libraries Impact on Students' Learning Behaviour. Case Study: Medical Students (pp 23-29)
Rodica Volovici, Anca Fratila, Liana Gabriela Bera, Ioana I. Moisil
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Building spaces for citizen participation and collaboration. Library and information services (pp 31-37)
Celia Mireles Cárdenas, Gladys N. Arana López, Jorge Alejandro Peña Landeros
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The readership indicators in Poland and programs promoting the reading (pp 39-48)
Dr Maja Wojciechowska
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Co-authorship networks of scientific elite: case study of information science in Croatia (pp 49-59)
Dr. Đilda Pečarić and Prof. Dr. Miroslav Tuđman
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658.8: Marketing for academic libraries (pp 59-70)
Theodorou Roxanna and Tsoubrakakou Anastasia
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Qualitative methods in the characterization of legal documents (71-77)
Simone Torres and Maurício Barcellos Almeida
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Developing the Web Portals of the German National Library of Science and Technology: Tools and Workflows Used (pp 79-88)
Sven Strobel
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Digital ethnography as a way to explore information grounds on Twitter (pp 89-105)
Bazilah A. Talip & Bhuva Narayan, Sylvia L. Edwards and Jason Watson
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Social network as the enabler for library services: challenges of Nigerian academic libraries (pp 107-115)
Emezie, Nkeiru A. and Nwaohiri, Ngozi Maria
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Application of RFID in Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women Library, University of Delhi, India: Challenges and Future Prospects (pp 117-130)
Dr. Projes Roy and Dr. Shailendra Kumar
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Information need and information seeking behaviour of engineering college students in Madurai - a case study (pp 131-140)
Dr. K. Chinnasamy
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Concepts of Knowledge Management in Library & Information Services at Central Forest Library: A Case study (pp 141-148)
Usha kumari S and Seebi Narasimhaiah
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Quantitative and qualitative instruments for knowledge management readiness assessment in universities (pp 149-164)
Naresh Kumar Agarwal and Laila Marouf
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Content analysis model to analyze facets of social mission of public library on the Facebook and in the websites (pp 163-176)
Luisa Alvim and José António Calixto
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Awareness and Use of Academic Social Networking Websites by the Faculty of CIIT (pp 177-188)
Arslan Sheikh
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Synergy and Partnership in Algerian Agricultural Sector: Knowledge Management and Capitalization (pp 189-200)
Radia Bernaoui and Mohamed Hassoun
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Implementing Floating Collections: To Float or to Sink? A case study (pp 201-209)
Emma Burman and Christina Brage
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Unveiling Portuguese governmental libraries trends and challenges: confluence of futures studies, action research and stakeholder analysis (pp 211-220)
Leonor Gaspar Pinto, Paula Ochôa, Paulo J. S. Barata, Rosa Maria Galvão and Vera Batalha
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New methods to quantify an individual's scientific research output based on h-index and various factors (pp 221-234)
Weifan Zhao, Wenjun Liu, and Ruiyu Zhang
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Library Websites as Source of Marketing of Library Resources: An Empirical Study of HEC Recognized Universities of Pakistan (pp 235-249)
Shahzad Abbas, Shanawar Khalid and Fakhar Abbas Hashmi
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New Instruments for Impact Assessment: study of an academic library (pp 251-262)
Luiza Baptista Melo, Célia Cruz and Isabel Sá
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Measuring the vitality and effectiveness within Social sciences and humanities research: an attempt in Italian LIS studies (pp 263-270)
Simona Turbanti
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Author Index (pp 271-273)
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Title Index (pp 275-276)
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Journal Contents (pp i-iii)
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QQML Journal Author Index 2012-2015 vol 4 special issue (pdf)

QQML Journal 2012-15 Cumulative Title Index vol 4 special issue (pdf)

QQML Journal cumulative contents 2012-2015 vol 4 special issue (pdf)



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