Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Date of this Version

Winter 2-12-2021


The study analyses papers published in Journal of Advances in Library and Information Science (JALIS) using bibliometric techniques for the period of 2016 to 2020 (5 years). The study examines that, publication growth, degree of collaboration, authorship pattern of the articles and reference distribution. The study has analysed that the highest number of articles was published during the year of 2017 followed by 2016. The degree of collaboration ranges from 0.70 to 0.78 and its mean value is 0.74. The findings indicate that a total of 431 authors produced 243 articles with an average of 0.53 percentage of per author and majority of articles published by joint authors. Subject analysis showed that Bibliometrics/Scientometrics and Electronic Resources occupied top position having maximum contributed papers.