The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science continues the Canadian Journal of Information Science and is published by the Canadian Association for Information Science. Its purpose is to contribute to the advancement of information and library science in Canada. The Journal is indexed in Computer and Control Abstracts, Current Contents: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Current Index to Journals in Education, Information Science Abstracts, Library and Information Science Abstracts, Library Literature, Social Science Citation Index, and the Canadian Periodical Index. Submissions for publication should be sent to the Editor. Orders for single copies ($30) should be sent to the University of Toronto Press Inc., Journals Division, 5201 Dufferin Street, Toronto, ON M3H 5T8, Canada. Tel.: 416 667-7810. Beginning in 1986, with volume 11, the Journal is published quarterly. For subscription rates and information, please visit www.utpjournals.com.

Personal or institutional members of CAIS receive the journal free of charge as benefit of membership.

La Revue canadienne des sciences de l’information et de bibliothe´conomie continue la Revue canadienne des sciences de l’information et est publie´e par L’Association canadienne des sciences de l’information. Son objectif est de contribuer a` l’avancement des sciences de l’information et de bibliothe´conomie au Canada. Les articles sont re´ pertorie´s dans Computer and Control Abstracts, Current Contents : Social and Behavioral Sciences, Current Index to Journals in Education, Information Science Abstracts, Library and Information Science Abstracts, Library Literature, Social Science Citation Index, et l’Index de pe´riodiques canadiens. Les manuscrits soumis pour publication doivent eˆ tre adresse´s a` la Re´ dactrice. Pour commander un nume´ro (30 $) s’adresser a` University of Toronto Press, De´partement des revues, 5201 rue Dufferin, Toronto, ON M3H 5T8, Canada. Te´ l. : 416 667-7810. A` partir de 1986 (volume 11), la Revue est publie´e sur une base trimestrielle. Pour les tarifs d’abonnement et autres renseignements, visitez www.utpjournals.com.

Les membres individuels et institutionnels de l’ACSI continueront de recevoir la Revue sans frais supple´mentaires.