JOURNAL ARTICLES / GUEST EDITORIALS

The need for end-user customization of the journal-sets of the subject categories  in the Scimago Journal Ranking database for more appropriate league lists – a case study for the Library & Information Science field. El profesional de la información (EPI), 22(5) 2013, p.459-4732.

The role of information professionals in interpreting the results of journal league lists for research performance evaluation. (Prologue), Anuario ThinkEPI, Vol. 7, 2013, p. 11-15.

 

Grim tales about the impact factor and the h-index in the Web of Science and the Journal Citation Reports databases: reflections on Vanclay’s criticism. (pre-print version) Scientometrics 92(2), 2012, p. 325-354.

The impact of Eugene Garfield through the prism of Web of Science. Annals of Library and Information Science 57(3), September 2010, p. 222-247.

Google Scholar's Ghost Authors.  Library Journal 134(18), Nov 1, 2009, p. 26-27.

Newswire Analysis: Google Scholar’s Ghost Authors, Lost Authors, and Other Problems. libraryjournal.com Sep 24, 2009.

Testing the Calculation of a Realistic h-index in Google Scholar, Scopus, and Web of Science for F. W. Lancaster. Library Trends 56(4) Spring 2008, 784-815.

A  Divertimento for the 80th Birthday of Dr. Eugene Garfield.  The Scientist  January, 2006. see booklet

As We May Search - Comparison of Major Features of the Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar Citation-based and Citation-enhanced Databases.  Current Science  89(9), 2005, p. 1537-1547. 

Informed and Underinformed Librarians. (Guest Editorial)  The Informed Librarians Aug, 2005.

The Future of Citation Indexing: An Interview with Eugene Garfield. Online 28(1) January/February, 2004, p. 38-40.

Britannica Concise Encyclopaedia. Link-Up 19(3) May/June, 2002, p. 16-17.

Columbia World of Quotations (CWO) Is Online - And It is Free. Link-Up 19(3) May/June, 2002, p. 22.

A Deficiency in the Algorithm for Calculating the Impact Factor of Scholarly Journals: The Journal Impact Factor. Cortex  37(4), 2001, p. 590-594.

Report from the Field: The Joint Conference on Digital Libraries.  Information Today 18(8) September, 2001, p. 62-63.

Atomica - A Spiffy Ready Reference Suite.  Link-Up 18(4) July/August, 2001, p. 14-15.

Chasing the Best Airfares.  Link-Up 18(4) July/August, 2001,  p. 22-23.

Electronic Shoes for the Cobbler's Children: Treatment of Digital Journals in Library and Information Science Databases. Online 25(4) July/August, 2001, p. 46-49, 51.

Tools for Unearthing PDF Files. Information Today 18(5) May, 2001, p. 48-49.

Perspective.  Information World Review Vol. 162, May 2001, p. 48-49

The Final (W)Rap Session.  Information Today 17(10) November, 2000, p. 72.

The COMDEX/Fall '99 Show. Information Today 17(2) February, 2000, p. 1, 54.

The $59 PC Has Arrived on the Market. Information Today 16(5) May, 1999, p.16-17.

Reference Suites on CD-ROM (and DVD-ROM). Link-Up 16(2) February/March, 1999, p. 29.

Report from the Field: The Sights and Sounds of COMDEX '98. Information Today 16(2) February, 1999, p. 8, 50.

WebSPIRS 4.0. Library Software Review 17(4) December, 1998, p. 244-269.

Publishing Textual Databases on the Web - Part 3. Information Today 15(11) December, 1998, p. 33; 36.

Searching for Images By Similarity Online. Online 22(60 November/December, 1998, p. 99-102; 104.

Seybold San Francisco/ Publishing '98. Information Today 15(10) November, 1998, p. 40-41.

Publishing Textual Databases on the Web - Part 2. Information Today 15(10) November, 1998, p. 38.

Publishing Textual Databases on the Web - Part 1. Information Today 15(9) October, 1998, p. 47- 48.

UMI's Digital Vault Initiative Project. Information Today 15(8) September, 1998, p. 15; 61.

Analyzing the Journal Coverage of Abstracting/Indexing Databases at Variable Aggregate and Analytical Levels. Library & Information Science Research 20(2) 1998, p. 133-151.

Shopbots - Shopping Robots for Electronic Commerce. Online 22(4) July/August, 1998, p. 14-16; 18-20.

DVD for School Libraries? - Guest Editorial. Multimedia Schools 5(2) March/April, 1998, p. 35-37.

The World at Your Fingertips: CD-ROM Atlases in 1998. Computers in Libraries 17(1) January, 1998, p. 63-66.

Old Wine in New Bottles? Currency of Updates. Online 21(2) March/April, 1997, p. 68-72.

The Hardware Helper II. - Finding the Right System for Accessing the Web. School Library Journal 43(1) January 1997, p. 30-33.

CD-ROM and Online Multimedia Databases of Fine Arts. [co-authored with Judit Tiszai] Database 19(6) December/January, 1996, p. 12-19, 22-23.

What Is in a Space? Find Out Now - Phrase Searching in Different Databases Has Always Been Confusing. Information Today 13(11) December 1996, p. 9, 54.

The Hardware Helper I. - Taking the Guesswork out of Multimedia Systems. School Library Journal 42(11) November 1996, p. 30-33.

Ovid Web Gateway - Nobody Does It Better. Online 20(5) November 1996, p. 24-28, 30-31.

Watching Your Online Bottom Line. Online 20(4) July/August, 1996, p. 50-51.

Music to Your Ears (and Eyes) - Multimedia Music Database. [co-authored with Judit Tiszai] Database 19(3) June/July, 1996, p. 14-18, 19-22, 24-26.

Who's Gonna Pay the Piper for the Free Online Databases? - Guest Editorial. Database 19(3) June/July, 1996, p. 8-9.

The Changes in Compuserve's Pricing Scheme - Surprise, Surprice. Online 20(3) May/June, 1996, p.51-52, 54.

It's All About Maps: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Multimedia Schools 3(3) May/June, 1996, p. 28-30, 32-34, 36-38.

State-of-the Art Multimedia 1996: The "Big Four" General Encyclopedias on CD-ROM. Computers in Libraries 16(4) April, 1996, p. 26-32.

Now Featuring...Movie Databases: A Sequel. [co-authored with Judit Tiszai] Database 19(1) February/March, 1996, p. 58-61, 64-66, 68-69.

OVID Online Puts on a Graphical (Inter)Face. Online 20(1) January/February, 1996, p. 40-44, 46-47.

Ready Reference Collections on CD-ROM. Link-Up 12(6) November/December, 1995, p. 30-31.

Have Database, Will Travel: CD-ROM and Diskette Databases - Part II. Database 18(5) October/November, 1995, p. 48-50, 52-54, 56.

Have Database, Will Travel: Online Travel Databases - Part I. Database 18(4) August/September, 1995, p. 14-18, 20-26.

Windows '95: To Switch Or Not to Switch? Information Today 12(8) September, 1995, p. 20-21

CD-ROM: Hypes and Hopes for the Rest of the Century. Electronic Library 13(4) August, 1995, p. 347-350.

Encyclopedias on CD-ROM - The 1995 Editions - Part II. Link-Up 12(4) July/August, 1995, p. 20-21.

General Encyclopedias on CD-ROM - A look at the 1995 Editions - Part I. Link-Up 12(3) May/June, 1995, p. 20-22.

Now Featuring...Movie Databases. The Software.- Part II. [co-authored with Judit Tiszai] Database 18(2) April/May, 1995, p. 29-30, 32, 34-39.

Now Featuring...Movie Databases.- Part I. [co-authored with Judit Tiszai] Database 18(1) February/March, 1995, p. 22-24, 26-32.

Mimicry Software: A New Option for Electronic Document Delivery and Transfer. Online 19(2) March/April, 1995, p. 74-81.

The CD-ROMization of Magazines: A Look at PC Magazine CD and Sports Illustrated 1995. Link-Up 12(2) March/April, 1995, p. 14-15.

Is a Picture Worth 1,000 Words? MultiMedia Schools 2(1) January/February, 1995, p. 14-16, 18-22.

WINSPIRS: Windows Software for SilverPlatter's CD-ROMs. Online 19(1) January/February, 1995, p. 73, 75-77, 79-81.

Need More TIME and Money? Now There's a Way: All You Have to Do Is Buy the CD-ROM Version. Link-Up 12(1) January/February, 1995, p. 22,24.

General Encyclopedias on CD-ROM: A Close Analysis of These Major Reference Products. - Part II. Link-Up 11(6) November/December, 1994, p. 24-25.

General Encyclopedias on CD-ROM: A Close Analysis of These Major Reference Products. - Part I. Link-Up 11(5) September/October, 1994, p. 27-28,30.

Guidelines to Follow When Buying Your Multimedia PC Workstation. Link-Up 11(3) May/June, 1994, p. 25, 29.

The Hidden Dimensions of Databases. Database 17(2) April, 1994, p. 40-44.

Tomorrow's Online in Today's CD-ROM: Interfaces and Images. Online 18(2) March, 1994, p. 41-47.

OVID / MEDLINE: A Gourmet Choice. Database 17(1) February, 1994, p. 31, 34, 36-38.

ISSN-OSIRIS. [co-authored with András Szücs] News From ISSN 1(1) October, 1993, p. 2-3.

Which CD-ROM Drive Should You Buy? - Part II. Link-Up 10(4) July/August, 1993, p. 22-24.

Which CD-ROM Drive Should You Buy? - Part I. Link-Up 10(3) May/June, 1993, p. 18-19.

Quality of Abstracts. [co-authored with Carol Tenopir] Online 17(3) May, 1993, p. 44, 46-48, 50-53, 54-55.

Searching for Skeletons in the Database Cupboard - Part II: Errors of Commission. Database 16(2) April, 1993, p. 30, 32-36.

Searching for Skeletons in the Database Cupboard - Part I: Errors of Omission. Database 16(1) February, 1993, p. 38-49.

A Proposal for Database "Nutrition and Ingredient" Labeling - Guest Editorial. Database 16(1) February, 1993, p. 7-9 .

What Is in A(n) (Up)Date: Currency Test Searching of Databases. Database 15(3) June, 1992, p. 28-33.

What is Wrong with the MPC Specification and Logo? - Guest Editorial. The Electronic Library 10(1) February, 1992, p. 3-5.

Comments Regarding Update Discrepancy. Database 15(1) February, 1992, p. 46.

Data Transfer Capabilities of CD-ROM Software - Part II. CD-ROM Professional 4(3) March, 1991, p. 61-66.

Data Transfer Capabilities of CD-ROM Software - Parts I. CD-ROM Professional 4(2) January, 1991, p. 63-66.

Coverage and Accessibility of Ulrich's Plus and EBSCO-CD. The Serials Librarian 20(1) 1991, p. 1-35.

CD-ROM Technology: A Booster for MARC Records. CD-ROM EndUser 2(2) June, 1990, p. 66-69.

Dialog OnDisc Discovery: An Educator's View. CD-ROM Professional 3(3) May, 1990, p. 66-72. 

The Bibliofile for Serials Cataloging. Serials Librarian 18(1/2) January, 1990, p. 47-79.

CD-CATSS: UTLAS' Serials Compact Disk Database. Serials Review 15(4) Winter, 1989, p. 7-18, 58.

The Potential of CD-ROM for Developing Countries - Guest Editorial. The Laserdisk Professional 2(6) November, 1989, p. 6-8.

Negotiating Your Way through the Pitfalls of CD-ROM Installations. The Electronic Library 7(5) October, 1989, p. 287-294.

Of Buffers and Cards. CD-ROM EndUser 1(6) October 1989, p. 23-25.

Directory of Library and Information Professionals on CD-ROM. The Laserdisk Professional 2(4) July 1989, p. 63-73.

Singing the CD-ROM installation blues - Guest Editorial. The Electronic Library 7(3) June 1989, p. 150-152.

EasyNet - An Interview with Richard Kollin. Infomediary  2. 1989, p. 217-220.

Scenario for Microcomputer-based Online Serials Catalog from ISDS Records. Serials Review 13(3) Winter 1987. p. 25-34.

MICRO-CDS/ISIS: A Bibliographic Information Management Software from UNESCO. [co-authored with András Szücs and Sándor Varga] Microcomputers for Information Management 3(3) September 1986. p. 173-199.

Tasting Wine and Library Software - Guest Editorial. The Electronic Library 4(3) June 1986, p. 123-125.

Computerized Information Services in Iraq. [co-authored with Faik Abdul S. Razzaq] Information Development 2(2) April 1986, p. 85-92.

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