Facets of Information Science : A Study into its Composition through Citation Analysis


  • University of Mysore, Department of Library and Information Science, Mysore, 560 007, India
  • H.M.T. Limited, Central Technical Information Centre, Bangalore, 560 031, India


Discusses the evolution of information science since late 1950s. Uses citation analysis as a method of delineation of the components of information science. The study reveals that information science is a cluster of multidisciplinary subjects and the cluster is still amorphous in its structure.

Subject Discipline

Library Management

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