The bibliometric community as reflected by its own methodology

Journal of Scientometric Research,2013,2,2,92-101.
Published:May 2013
Type:Research Article
Author(s) affiliations:

Dirk Tunger*, Julia Wilhelm1

Central Library, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, 52425 Jülich, 1KIT-Library, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany


The field of bibliometrics is currently enjoying a growth in popularity. At least, this is the impression we get if we estimate the number of bibliometrics-related publications, conference papers and studies that appear in the form of grey literature. For a more accurate picture, we must examine the bibliometric community more closely. One way of doing this is to carry out a bibliometric analysis.

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Tunger D, Wilhelm J. The bibliometric community as reflected by its own methodology. Journal of Scientometric Research. 2013;2(2):92-101. doi:10.4103/2320-0057.128990.