Annals of Library and Information Studies (ALIS)

Annals of library and information studies is a leading quarterly journal in Library and Information Studies publishing original papers, survey reports, reviews, short communications, and letters pertaining to library science, information science and computer applications in these fields.

In the year 1954, erstwhile INSDOC launched Annals of Library Science as its first publication and Dr. S R Ranganathan was its first Editor.  The journal’s title was expanded to Annals of Library Science and Documentation in 1964 and again renamed in 2001 as Annals of Library and Information Studies. Into its 59th volume in 2012, Annals of Library and Information Studies is the oldest LIS Indian journal.

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Vol 64, No 4 (2017): Annals of Library and Information Studies

Table of Contents


Biobibliometric portrait of the astronomer Jan Hendrik Oort PDF
Koley, Susanta ; Sen, B K 217-228
Availability and accessibility of e-resources in academic libraries in Nigeria: the impact of the interventionist programmes PDF
Umeozor, Susan N; Emasealu, Helen Uzoezi 229-233
Author productivity and the application of Lotka’s Law in LIS publications PDF
P K, Suresh Kumar 234-241
Doctoral dissertations in humanities in Indian universities during 2010-2014 PDF
Pandita, Ramesh Kumar; Singh, Shivendra 242-252
Authorship patterns in international business literature: applicability of Lotka's Law PDF
Naqvi, Shehbaz Husain; Fatima, Nishat 253-259
Patenting trends in Indian pharmaceutical industry PDF
Gokhale, Pratibha ; Kannan, Sudha 260-267
An investigation into promotional methods of public library services and resources: Users’ perspective PDF
Nooshi, Mohammad Reza ; Tajafari, Masoumeh ; Nowkarizi, Mohsen 268-275

Short Communication

Improving web scale discovery services PDF
Narayanan, Nikesh ; Byers, Dorothy Furber 276-279
An ethical question of LIS profession PDF
Sen, Bimal Kanti 280-281
Stemming misconduct in higher education and research PDF
Dwivedi, Gayatri ; Tripathi, Manorama 282-284

Book Review

Book Review PDF
Panwar, Yatish 285-286

Letter to Editor

Letter to the Editor PDF
Patra, Swapan Kumar 287

Annals of Library and Information Studies (ALIS)