Document (#35797)

Author
Rousseau, R.
Title
Informetric laws
Source
Encyclopedia of library and information sciences. 3rd ed. Ed.: M.J. Bates
Imprint
London : Taylor & Francis
Year
2009
Pages
S.xx-xx
Abstract
In this entry we formulate the so-called informetric laws, recall their origin, indicate how it can be shown that they are basically equivalent representations of the same regularity, hint at some explanations, such as success-breeds-success or preferential attachment, and describe why they are so ubiquitous.
Footnote
Vgl.: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/book/10.1081/E-ELIS3.
Theme
Informetrie
Object
Bradford-Gesetz
Lotka-Gesetz
Zipf-Gesetz
Mandelbrot-Gesetz
Leimkuhler-Gesetz

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