Motivations for URL citations to open access library and information science articles

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We define the URL citations of a Web page to be the mentions of its URL in the text of other Web pages, whether hyperlinked or not. The proportions of formal and informal scholarly motivations for creating URL citations to Library and Information Science open access journal articles were identified. Five characteristics for each source of URL citations… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11192-006-0126-9

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