Sage for the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals
MEADOWS, J., 2008. Fifty years of UK research in information science. Journal of Information Science, 34 (4), pp. 1-16
An attempt is made to discern the main research themes in British information science over the past half-century. Within these themes, emphasis is placed on research in the UK that has had some impact on the international information science community. The major factors affecting information research in the UK are also briefly considered.