The customers for document supply in pharmacology: a case study from INIST in France (part 3)

Abstract : Purpose: The article investigates the customers for the document supply of print serials. Approach: The study is based on data from INIST-CNRS for document supply requests in pharmacology. Data were collected from 1998 to 2005 (10,000+ customer accounts with 4.6m orders). Findings: The article provides information about the distribution of orders per customer type, about the geographical origin of customers, about the ordering trends among pharmaceutical customers and of pharmaceutical journals. Originality: This is the last of three articles on a longitudinal study over 13 years on different aspects of the relationship between document supply and impact factor (citations) in pharmacology, a scientific domain with a high use of scientific information.


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Pascal Bador, Chérifa Boukacem-Zeghmouri, Thierry Lafouge, Hélène Prost, Joachim Schöpfel. The customers for document supply in pharmacology: a case study from INIST in France (part 3). Interlending & Document Supply, 2007, 35 (3), pp.138-144. <sic_00380730>

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