Master's and doctoral thesis citations: analysis and trends of a longitudinal study abstract this article reports the results of a longitudinal study of over 9100 citations from 629 master's and doctoral theses written between 1973 and 1992 at a large mid-western landgrant university the results of this study suggest that. Improving the quality of university libraries through citation mining and analysis using two new dissertation bibliometric assessment tools tunon, johanna brydges, bruce online submission , paper presented at the annual meeting of the international federation of library associations (71st, oslo,. Slutz (1997) did a citation analysis of 16 master's theses each citation from the 16 theses was analyzed along the following criteria: gender of citation author format of citation (book, article within book, journal article, thesis, dissertation) and place of publication findings indicated that more male authored citations were. Citation study results may have implications for the ratios of funds expended for serials versus that for monographs9 one of the advantages of citation analysis of thesis and dissertation references lists is that the results may reliably predict faculty use zipp analyzed several large data sets from theses and dissertations in. Study showed that citation analysis is a valid, reliable and practical method to with the aid of citation analysis, the researchers could also establish dissertation subsequently, the researcher collected the following data: h) number of citations per information type, i) number of citations per thesis, j.
Citation analysis 2 is useful for understanding subject relationship, author effectiveness, and publication trends and so on the first recorded citation analysis was done citation analysis microsoft students from dvd microsoft corporation: redmond w a 2006 9) wouters, p (1989) the citation culture, doctoral thesis. Department of molecular biology and biotechnology of the g b pant university of agriculture and technology, india from 1998 to 2010 were analyzed altogether, there were thirty-five doctoral dissertations all citations from each dissertation were included for analysis data was manually entered into an excel spreadsheet. Citation analysis of phd dissertation references as a tool for collection management in an academic chemistry library núria vallmitjana and l g sabaté a bibliometric study was carried out on the citations within the chemis- try field phd dissertations to ascertain what types of documents are the most frequently used.
The h-index is an index to quantify an individual's scientific research output (je hirsch) the h-index is an index that attempts to measure both the scientific productivity and the apparent scientific impact of a scientist the index is based on the set of the researcher's most cited papers and the number of. Part 2: the impact tools that utilize the metrics of citation analysis: publish or perish (pop) journal citation reports (jcr) sjr indicator altmetrics part 3: citation data from books, conference proceedings, dissertation & theses, patents and technical reports are not included in this database. For a particular department at a particular institution items cited in students' dissertations show the resources they used in their dissertation writing this type of analysis can yield valuable insights into local citing trends, such as types and number of documents cited age of citations, and changes in citation.
A citation analysis of phd theses submitted to dr babasaheb ambedkar marathwada university library was performed as a way of determining the use of information sources made by the scholars of the university in the present study, 30 phd theses of physics were chosen as a sample from the year. In identifying the impact of the information materials on dissertation and thesis submitted, citation can be used citation is an analytical tool for examining reference citation in bibliometric studies (tunon and brydes 2005) citation analysis is also a branch of information science in which the researcher studies the way.
Similar field as well as it will help librarians to plan effective collection development within limited budget constraints keywords: citation analysis, lnb library dibrugarh university, department of chemistry thesis and dissertation 1 introduction the basic purpose of a research work is to attain benefit for the specific. For each thesis and dissertation, bibliographic information (title, author, document type, year of publication) was gathered for each individual citation in the reference list(s) the data analysis indicates that doctoral engineering students use a significantly greater number of scholarly journal articles (443% to.
Against standard bibliographies in order to evaluate the collection of the national and university library in zagreb, this research, has chosen the citation analysis technique citation checking is a time-consuming and in- depth approach for determining the usefulness of libraries' collection to support research by citation we. Librarians often wonder what resources students use for research and whether the library provides access to these resources at the university of south alabama (usa), students in the honors program must complete a senior thesis in order to graduate with honors the library holds these theses, providing.