The Evolution of UKeiG

1948, 1958 and 1978 – three important anniversaries

  • Martin White Managing Director, Intranet Focus Ltd
Keywords: IIS, UKeiG, Aslib, Institute of Information Scientists, History


Managing Director of Intranet Focus Ltd, Martin White, excavates the origins of UKeiG against the backdrop of two World Wars and the explosive increase in scientific research and scholarly publications that led to the formation of the Institute of Information Scientists in 1958.

Keywords: UK electronic infomation Group, UKeiG, scholarly communication