A SCIENTOMETRIC STUDY ON RESEARCH OUTPUT AND LITERATURE GROWTH OF INFORMATION LITERACY
Author(s): M. SELVI, S. DHANAVANDAN
This study is aimed to examine the productivity and literature output in Information Literacy. This study analyses the growth of the literature output and information literacy, types of the documents. The relevant data were collected from the Scopus database and tabulated. The total record retrieved is 10,254. Major subject categories, authors whose contribution is in the maximum level, country wise productivity, Affiliations of the institutions and the source titles of the literature. . In the year of 2010 the growth also entered in the four digits. In the year of 2010, 1106(10.78%) were published. From the total Number of Records 10,254(99.92%), 6799(66.3%) were articles which also highest of all the category of the documents. The maximum numbers of articles were in the category of social science 4841.