Library and Information Research

Library and Information Research is published by the Library and Information Research Group. It publishes both refereed and non-refereed submissions. Before 2003 the journal was published under the title Library and Information Research News.



Call for papers: Special issue - copyright and intellectual property

The journal Library and Information Research (LIR) is seeking papers for a special issue on copyright, IPR and information and library services to be published in September 2015. Papers may be: factual reports; research articles or opinion pieces and submission details are given below. The final date for submission of papers is Friday 22 May 2015.

A full Call For Papers is available at:
Posted: 2015-03-10
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Vol 38, No 119 (2014)

Table of Contents


Editorial PDF
Angharad Roberts 1-2

Refereed Research Articles

Assessing varied instructional approaches in the instruction of online graduate students PDF
Mary Francis 3-12
Examining success: identifying factors that contribute to research productivity across librarianship and other disciplines PDF SUPPLEMENTARY FILE
Kristin Hoffmann, Selinda Adelle Berg, Denise Koufogiannakis 13-28
Assessing the impact of evidence summaries in library and information practice PDF SUPPLEMENTARY FILE
Lorie Andrea Kloda, Denise Koufogiannakis, Alison Brettle 29-46
The usage of e-resources among agricultural researchers and extension staff in Tanzania PDF SUPPLEMENTARY FILE
Wulystan Pius Mtega, Frankwell Dulle, Andrew Watson Malekani, Angella Chailla 47-66


Demonstrating impact: a possible approach for the LIS researcher PDF
Andrew Kenneth Shenton 67-81

Book Reviews

WALES, Tim (ed.). Business school libraries in the 21st century. Surrey: Ashgate. 2014. PDF
Louise Ashton 82-83
OVADIA, Steven. The librarian’s guide to academic research in the cloud. Oxford: Chandos. 2013. PDF
Stephen Austen Bowman 84-85
KENNEDY, Marie R. and LAGUARDIA, Cheryl. Marketing your library’s electronic resources: a how-to-do-it manual. London: Facet. 2013. PDF
Nigel J Buckley 86-88

Call for papers

Call for papers – Library and Information Research Special Issue on copyright and intellectual property PDF

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