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Preservation Of Scientific And Cultural Heritage In Balkan Countries
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009)
Purpose-The peoples living in the Balkan Peninsula over centuries have created a very rich cultural heritage and the constant political upheavals in the region have affected the development and preservation of their cultures. ...
Privacy in Social Networks: An Analysis of Facebook
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2014)
The only way to be aware of the risks and threats of Facebook, the most commonly used social networking site in the world and Turkey, is to be a careful user changing the default settings or simply not to have a Facebook ...
Libraries And Museums In The Flat World: Are They Becoming Virtual Destinations?
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2008)
In his recent book, "The World is Flat", Thomas L. Friedman reviews the impact of networks on globalization. The emergence of the Internet, web browsers, computer applications talking to each other through the Internet, ...
A Brief Look At Automation Activities In Turkish University-Libraries
(Portland Press, 1990)
Scatter of Journals and Literature Obsolescence Reflected in Document Delivery Requests
In this paper we investigate the scattering of journals and literature obsolescence reflected in more than 137,000 document delivery requests submitted to a national document delivery service. We first summarize the major ...
Arts And Humanities Literature: Bibliometric Characteristics Of Contributions By Turkish Authors
Scholarly communication in arts and humanities differs from that in the sciences. Arts and humanities scholars rely primarily on monographs as a medium of publication whereas scientists consider articles that appear in ...
Diffusion Of Latent Semantic Analysis As A Research Tool: A Social Network Analysis Approach
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2010)
Latent semantic analysis (LSA) is a relatively new research tool with a wide range of applications in different fields ranging from discourse analysis to cognitive science, from information retrieval to machine learning ...
Collection Development Of Electronic Information Resources In Turkish University Libraries
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2001)
The number of information sources available through both printed and electronic media are ever increasing. Even libraries with sizable collection development budgets are having difficulties in coping with this increase. ...
Diffusion Of Nanotechnology Knowledge In Turkey And Its Network Structure
This paper aims to assess the diffusion and adoption of nanotechnology knowledge within the Turkish scientific community using social network analysis and bibliometrics. We retrieved a total of 10,062 records of nanotechnology ...
Does Urquhart'S Law Hold For Consortial Use Of Electronic Journals?
This paper tests the validity of Urquhart's Law ("the inter-library loan demand for a periodical is as a rule a measure of its total use"). It compares the use of print journals at the Turkish Academic Network and Information ...