IJSRP, Volume 7, Issue 5, May 2017 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
The journals which communicate primary information about research and development have an important role in bringing relevant information about particular subjects. Information explosion in various subject field also affect the number of journals. The increase in number of journals makes confusion among librarians to subscribe journals. Due to the financial problem it is not worthy to subscribe all journals. Bibliometric studies are very helpful for librarians in framing better collection development policies and information services.