Roles of Library Research Institutions in Disseminating Research Publications: A Bibliometric Study

  • Tupan Direktorat Repositori, Multimedia dan Penerbitan Ilmiah BRIN
  • Rulina Rachmawati Direktorat Repositori, Multimedia dan Penerbitan Ilmiah BRIN
Keywords: Research publications; Role of libraries; Librarian; Research institutions


This study aims to determine research publications’ distribution regarding the role of libraries and librarians in research institutions indexed by the Scopus database using bibliometric analysis. Literature searching retrieved 1637 publications related to the topic. These publications were further analyzed using R-Bibliometrix (Biblioshiny) software. The results shows that Library Philosophy and Practice was a journal that published the most articles on the roles of librarians and librarians in research institutions with the most productive author was Pandita R. The most cited source was Scientometrics, which was cited 515 times, followed by The Journal of Academic Librarianship (410 times), College Research Libraries (399 times), and Library Management (317 times). The Journal of Academic Librarianship and Library Philosophy and Practice had the highest h-index scores, 9 and 7, respectively. The United States contributed the most to collaboration; of the 260 documents, 246 documents were collaborated by the United States authors across the country, and 14 documents collaborated with authors of several countries. The widely studied topics include libraries, medical libraries, library science, organization and management, librarian of biomedical research, scientific libraries, qualitative research, meta-analysis, systematic reviews, and Cochrane libraries.


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Tupan, & Rachmawati, R. (2022). Roles of Library Research Institutions in Disseminating Research Publications: A Bibliometric Study. Khizanah Al-Hikmah : Jurnal Ilmu Perpustakaan, Informasi, Dan Kearsipan, 10(2). Retrieved from
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