Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST)

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), a fully refereed scholarly and technical periodical, has been published continuously since 1950. Edited by Dr. Javed Mostafa, JASIST publishes reports of research and development in a wide range of subjects and applications in information science and technology.

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MARCH 2018

Vol. 69, No. 3


A Note of Concern and Context: On Careful Use of Terminologies
Cassidy R. Sugimoto and Javed Mostafa


Benford’s Law: A “Sleeping Beauty” Sleeping in the Dirty Pages of Logarithmic Tables
Tariq Ahmad Mir and Marcel Ausloos

“Smart Girls” Versus “Sleeping Beauties” in the Sciences: The Identification of Instant and Delayed Recognition by Using the Citation Angle
Fred Y. Ye and Lutz Bornmann

Measuring the Diffusion of an Innovation: A Citation Analysis
Yujia Zhai, Ying Ding and Fang Wang

A Wikification Prediction Model Based on the Combination of Latent, Dynamic, and Monadic Features
Raoni S. Ferreira, Maria da Graça Pimentel and Marco Cristo

Collaborative Exploratory Search for Information Filtering and Large-Scale Information Triage 
Paul M. Herceg, Timothy B. Allison, Robert S. Belvin and Evelyne Tzoukermann

A Novel Approach to Explore Patent Development Paths for Subfield Technologies
Jae Ha Gwak and So Young Sohn

An Empirical Investigation on Search Engine Ad Disclosure 
Dirk Lewandowski, Friederike Kerkmann, Sandra Rümmele and Sebastian Sünkler

Understanding Persistent Scientific Collaboration
Yi Bu, Ying Ding, Xingkun Liang and Dakota S. Murray

Online Consumer Reviews and Sales: Examining the Chicken-Egg Relationships 
Jie Ren, William Yeoh, Mong Shan Ee and Aleš Popovič

Masking Topic-Related Information to Enhance Authorship Attribution
Efstathios Stamatatos

The Mismeasure of Science: Citation Analysis
Michael H. MacRoberts and Barbara R. MacRoberts

The Cultural Evolution of National Constitutions
Daniel N. Rockmore, Chen Fang, Nicholas J. Foti, Tom Ginsburg and David C. Krakauer


Information Cultures in the Digital Age: A Festschrift in Honor of Rafael Capurro. Matthew Kelly and Jared Bielby. Wiesbaden, Germany: Springer VS, 2016. 479 pp. $129.00 (Paperback). (ISBN 978-3-658-14679-5). (pages 495-497)
Kristene Unsworth

Web Indicators for Research Evaluation: A Practical Guide. Synthesis Lectures on Information Concepts, Retrieval, and Services. Michael Thelwall. San Rafael, CA: Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016. 170 pp. $60.00 (Paperback). (ISBN-13: 978-1627059176). (pages 498-499)
Isidro F. Aguillo


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