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Resource Guide

Resources Guide for Library and Information Studies

Need something special? One of the electronic resources available through the University of Oklahoma Libraries may help. A list of full-text journal titles included in each one is also provided. You may need to log in to access the list.

Evaluates journals using citation data from science and social science journals included in Web of Science.

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Full-text online access to back issues (no content newer than 3-5 years old) of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics and other fields of the humanities and social sciences. Consult the online tables of contents for holdings, as coverage varies for each title.

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Covers topics in library and information science. Indexes and abstracts articles from over 300 journals since 1984, and provides full text for some articles since 1994. Also indexes, abstracts and provides some full text of select conference proceedings, theses and reviews, plus over 300 books.

Covers topics in library and information science. Indexes and abstracts articles from over 1,300 journals from 1905 to 1983. Also indexes and abstracts select theses, reviews, and books.

An EBSCOhost database, LISTA covers topics in library and information science. Indexes articles, conference proceedings, research reports and books from over 600 journals since the mid-1960s.

Provides detailed information on serials published throughout the world.

Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and examine proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions. No full text, but comprehensive coverage.

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An international, multi-disciplinary catalog of books, Internet resources, audio visual materials, manuscripts, maps, sound recordings and other materials held by over 20,000 OCLC libraries. It contains materials representing 400 languages.

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Bates, 3rd ed. (2009) Covers a spectrum of related information disciplines, including: Archival Science, Bibliography, Document and Genre Theory, Informatics, Information Systems, Knowledge Management, Library and Information Science, Museum Studies, Records Management, and Social Studies of Information.

Evans, 6th ed. (1994) Classic textbook describing all aspects of library technical services, including acquisitions, serials, cataloging, and automation. Note that newer editions are available in the print collection.

Bopp. 2nd ed. (1995) Classic text for library science students, presenting a summary of the concepts and processes underlying current reference services and sources. A newer print edition is also available in the library.

Peer-reviewed research in information science. Publishes original research that focuses on the production, discovery, recording, storage, representation, retrieval, presentation, manipulation, dissemination, use, and evaluation of information and on the tools and techniques associated with these processes.

Publishes articles that focus on problems and issues germane to college and university libraries. JAL provides a forum for authors to present research findings and, where applicable, their practical applications and significance.

A full-service magazine tailored to the information needs of librarians and managers in public, academic and corporate libraries. Full-text from 1976.

Hundreds of full-text electronic journals of use to Library and Information Science students.

Articles and product information for database professionals. Name changed from 'Searcher" in 2013.

Official journal of the PLA and the only ALA journal devoted exclusively to public libraries. Each issue includes important industry news, PLA and ALA updates, and columns and feature articles.

The most complete provider of news, information and reviews for librarians and media specialists who serve children and young adults in school and public libraries.