International trends in health science librarianship part 11: Japan and Korea

Yukiko Sakai, Kuniko Sato, Naoko Suwabe, Hiroko Gemba, Atsutake Nozoe, Jeong Wook Seo, Hye Yang Kim, Jeannette Murphy

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This is the 11th in a series of articles exploring international trends in health science librarianship. The previous article in this series looked at the Far East (Greater China, Hong Kong and Taiwan). The current issue surveys developments in Japan and Korea. The next issue will explore trends in South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka). Next year all four issues will be devoted to trends in four regions in Africa (Southern Africa, East Africa, West Africa and North Africa.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239-242
Number of pages4
JournalHealth Information and Libraries Journal
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Sept
Externally publishedYes


  • Asia
  • Case studies
  • Comparative study
  • Far East
  • Health science
  • Librarianship
  • Library and information professionals
  • National strategies
  • Organisational objectives
  • Regional strategies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health Informatics
  • Library and Information Sciences
  • Health Information Management


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