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In a 1997 article in Wired Magazine, Caulﬁeld notes that for too long, ‘‘librarians got too narrow by deﬁning themselves in terms of a particular social institution – they were organized around libraries rather than information in general’’ (p. 64). From 1976 to 1996 enrollment in library schools dropped from 8,037 to 4,845. As a new literature begins to emerge around information science, what will become of the literature of library science? If literatures deﬁne disciplines, and disciplines reﬂect practice, what is the future practice of library and information science?
95% were published by females. 69% of the time. 69% of the eight library and information science journals published in 2000 contained some form of descriptive and inferential statistics, assuming that over 60% of the journals lacked any form of quantiﬁable statistics. Without continued statistical analysis in a literature, it is difﬁcult to develop a theoretical base. In contrast, given the fact that the journals cited the most in library and information science are information science journals, one must seriously examine why information science journals are being cited more than library science journals.
321). Hakanson (2005) noted the following: The trends shown in the results are not to be considered a deliberate discrimination of female or male authors, but, rather, could be a part of the social stratiﬁcation system of science that, in fact, contradicts central scientiﬁc principles such as objectivity. ’’ (pp. 8%). Through an examination of the three major roles in a university, namely, research, teaching, and service, Park (1996) wondered why females are promoted to full professor less frequently than males, and pinpointed the emphasis at universities on research as the cause.
Advances in Library Administration and Organization, Volume 24 (Advances in Library Administration and Organization) (Advances in Library Administration ... in Library Administration and Organization) by Edward D. Garten, Delmus E. Williams, James M. Nyce