American Bookseller Association
The section houses all past issues published by that particular journal or publication house.
The editor mainly functions for identifying and acquiring new publication titles
It refers to the permission to view an article, or a portion of an article
It is an institutional committee that lay out certain guidelines and restrictions when experimenting on animals. No animal can be used for experimentation if the research is not approved by the instit
It is a set standard of a particular accrediting body that helps the body to decide whether an institution falls under the accreditation category or not.
It is a character “*”. It can be used in mathematical formulas representing multiplication or used to indicate foot note.
Citation: It refers to references of the literature that has been cited in the research article.
Citation amnesia: Failing to cite any reference.
Chi-square analysis: A common non-parametric statistical test which compares an expected proportion or ratio to an actual proportion or ratio.
Censorship: Prevention of an information or idea to get public
Camera ready formatting: It refers to formatted document that matches the print ready format, after which the document can be send for printing.
Bound periodical or journal: This is the hard cover binding of the old issues.
Body type: It is the layout of the text.
Bitmap images: An image that is made up of pixels or dots.
Biobank: It is a repository for storing biological samples.
Biennial publication: An article published in every two years.
BIDS: Business information & decision support system.
BIC: Book industry communication.
Bibliography: It is a list of references referred to while drafting the paper.
Bias: If any study results reflects any unproven hypothesis subject to any personal academic interests, this may be called a study bias.
Biannual publication: The publication is done twice in a year.
Bell curve: It is a distribution statistics which is bell shaped.
Basic research: This is the research is based on theoretical findings.
Baseline: It is a control mechanism in an experiment.
Authorship, ghost: It can be any subject expert or professional who would have made significant contribution to a particular research or drafting of a research paper, but he/she fails to get listed as
Author biographies: It is a section mentioned in the research article that contains a brief introduction about the contributing authors.
Association Of American Publishers
APA: American Psychological Association style is a type of reference styling.
AP: Accounts Payable.
ANCOVA: Analysis of co-variance
American Book Association
Advance Information Sheet. The term is related to book publishing and holds all information regarding publication of a book, including date of publication, price, description, marketing information, a
Abstract-It is a summary of the Research paper