Google Scholar Research Impact on DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology: Citation Analysis

Abstract

Author(s): P. Giri Naidu

Citation analysis is one of the well-known bibliometric approaches to measure the visibility of scientists, journals, projects and nations. Based on Google scholar this study has traced the citation and authorship patterns of DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. Although, GS covers wide spectrum of scholarly literature worldwide, this study found that DJLIT among LIS journals have high visibility in GS. Study found that within a twenty four year period (between 1988- 2015) 432 articles are 4199 time cited in the GS. Only single article of “Eisenberg, MB” cited 254 times. DJLIT and few library science journals are indexing in GS, it is better to index other journals also

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