Annual Review of Information Science and Technology
Edited by Blaise Cronin
ARIST, published annually since 1966, is a landmark publication within the information science community.
It surveys the landscape of information science and technology, providing an analytical, authoritative, and accessible overview of recent trends and significant developments.
The range of topics varies considerably, reflecting the dynamism of the discipline and the diversity of theoretical and applied perspectives.
While ARIST continues to cover key topics associated with "classical" information science (e.g., bibliometrics, information retrieval), the editor has selectively expanded
its footprint in an effort to connect information science more tightly with cognate academic and professional communities.
Contents of Volume 45 (2011):
SECTION I: Information Management
Chapter 1: Personal Information Management: From Information Consumption to Curation, Steve Whittaker
Chapter 2: Pharmaceutical Information: A 30-Year Perspective on the Literature, David Bawden and Lyn Robinson
SECTION II: Information Retrieval
Chapter 3: Text Mining, Catherine Blake
Chapter 4: Interactive Query Formulation, Nina Wacholder
SECTION III: Scholarly Communication
Chapter 5: Scientific Peer Review, Lutz Bornmann
Chapter 6: Data Sharing in the Sciences, Stacy Kowalczyk and Kalpana Shankar
Chapter 7: Some Economic Aspects of the Scholarly Journal System, Donald W. King and Carol Tenopir
SECTION IV: Technology Trends
Chapter 8: Human—Computer Interaction, Jonathan Grudin
Chapter 9: The History of Information Technology, Thomas Haigh
Chapter 10: Online Social Movements, Noriko Hara and Bi-Yun Huang
SECTION V: Public Policy
Chapter 11: Toward a Functional Understanding of Fair Use in U.S. Copyright Law, Tomas A. Lipinski
2011/696 pp/hardbound/ISBN 978-1-57387-402-1
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