A Bibliometric Study of Citation Databases for Engineering and Technology

Research areas: Year: 2014
Type of Publication: Article Keywords: Bibliometrics, Databases, Host Systems
Authors:
  • and Enite Anita Urhefe, Mathew Igberaese Okoh
Journal: Journal of Engineering and Energy Research Volume: 4
Number: 2 Pages: 33 - 54
Month: December
Abstract:
The primary aim of this paper is to provide evaluating reference inventory bibliography of collection of web sites and online resources for Engineering and Technology Institutes Libraries of developing countries like Nigeria. The paper introduces development of online services and sources. It presents selected samples of Engineering and Technology databases and their subject coverage, retrievability and accessibility. Major host systems of engineering databases and their methods of operation have been discussed. This web bibliography contains links and descriptions of web sites that cover general and background information on specific sciences as well as general sciences. This web bibliography is useful for science librarians who are charged with providing resources to science students and faculty in various disciplines.