Collaborative Research in the Field of Biotechnology
Author(s): Tejashwini B , Mallinath Kumbar
The study of collaborative research of the literature is most facet area of research in the LIS community. The collaboration study of scientific field helps in finding the trend in collaboration as well as the importance for collaboration among scientist across the institution, state and countries. The present paper analyses the collaborative research in biotechnology journals. The data from 5 biotechnology journals for the period of ten years were collected with 8251articles. The results shows dominance in multi-authored 93.08% articles over single authored articles with 6.19% and the degree of collaboration is 0.93. The Indian research output among the journal is 2.81%.