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

QQML Journal, Volume 1, 2012 (pp 1-378) PDF (8770K)
Journal Issues

September 2015 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



Portuguese library assessment practices and transitions: a meta-evaluation model for the Information and Knowledge Society (pp. 493-503)
Leonor Gaspar Pinto and Paula Ochôa
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Formal ontologies and their role in the integration of library resources (pp. 505-515)
Jolanta Szulc
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The Use of a Constructivist Grounded Theory Method to Explore the Role of Socially-Constructed Metadata (Web 2.0) Approaches (pp. 517-540)
Getaneh Alemu, Brett Stevens, Penny Ross and Jane Chandler
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Quickly Collect Qualitative Data With a Video Booth! (pp. 541-545)
Professor Annie Epperson
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The Costs of Open and Closed Access : Using the Finnish Research Output as an Example (pp. 547-557)
Jyrki Ilva, Markku Laitinen and Jarmo Saarti
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Galton 2012: the bibliometric journey continues (pp. 559-573)
Juan Gorraiz, Christian Gumpenberger and Martin Wieland
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Knowledge mapping and visualization as a common ground between librarianship and scholarly communication: Qualitative and quantitative methods for improving semantic categorization and retrieval (pp. 575-583)
Liliana Gregori, Luca Losito, Paolo Sirito
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Evolve or perish! The Continued Development of Information and Knowledge Services in the UK Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (pp. 585-594)
Dr Dominic A Davies and Hannah M Baron
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Bibliometrics and ‘core journals’ in the Humanities: an Italian case study (pp. 595-602)
Luca Lanzillo
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The Half-Life and Obsolescence of the Literature Science Area: a contribution to the understanding the chronology of citations in academic activity (pp. 603-610)
Luiza Hiromi Arao, Maria José Veloso da Costa Santos e Vânia Lisbôa da Silveira Guedes
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RDA description of electronic and digital resources in the digital library (pp. 611-623)
Ariel Alejandro Rodríguez García and Adriana Monroy-Muñoz
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Facet analysis as conceptual modeling of hypertexts: methodological proposal for the management of semantic content in digital libraries (pp. 625-635)
Gercina Angela Borém Oliveira Lima and Benildes Coura Moreira dos Santos Maculan
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How do academic libraries work with their users to co-create value for service innovation?: A qualitative survey (pp. 637-658)
Anwarul Islam, Naresh Kumar Agarwal and Mitsuru Ikeda
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The bright side of procedures in a period of crisis: acquisitions decision-making at the EUI Library (pp. 659-669)
Carlotta Alpigiano and Martine Daalder
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Limits and opportunities for conducting quantitative and qualitative research in terms of the societies in transition (the example of Bulgaria) (pp. 671-677)
Evgeniya Rusinova
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Determinants of Strategic Information Management (Sim): A Case Study in a Malaysia Bank (pp. 679-692)
Norhayati Binti Hussin, Ahmad Soufiean Othman, Adnan Jamaludin
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Evidence-Based Decision Making in Library Management (pp. 693-698)
Dr. Asiye Kakırman Yıldız
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Tag-Resource-User: A Review of Approaches in Studying Folksonomies (pp. 699-707)
Jadranka Lasić-Lazić, Sonja Špiranec and Tomislav Ivanjko
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Natural language search in image collections (pp. 709-715)
Béla Lóránt Kovács, Margit Takács
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TCDMeta: a metadata model used to automatically create collections and meta-collections of the academic content in the institutional repository of the Technological Educational Institute of Crete (pp. 717-726)
Nikolaos Tsatsakis, Alexandros Gougousis, Stavroula Varvantaki, Georgia Tzedaki, Mihail Panagiotakis
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Author Index (pp 727-729)
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Title Index (pp 731-732)
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Journal Contents (pp 733-735)
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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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