Database Name: Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Information Science & Technology Abstracts (ISTA),is a leading database in the areas of information science. Coverage includes classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, electronic publishing, and more. ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in this field. With coverage extending back to the mid 1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.