Definition of documentalist in English:


Line breaks: docu|men¦tal|ist
Pronunciation: /dɒkjʊˈmɛnt(ə)lɪst


A person engaged in keeping records and providing information: the official documentalist of the British Olympic team
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  • The relevance rankings of the journals varied among the different occupational groups (scientists vs. practitioners, librarians vs. documentalists).
  • Some trace this to the European documentalists of the late 19th and early 20th century, who had social and cultural goals in gathering and organizing representations of knowledge.
  • As one of the people interviewed put it, the documentalists are at the centre of the information revolution.

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